Juan Carlos Bonilla Valladares Detained, Faces Federal Drug Charges in Manhattan – NBC New York

Juan Carlos Bonilla Valladares Detained, Faces Federal Drug Charges in Manhattan – NBC New York

The former national police chief of Honduras made an initial appearance in a New York courtroom Wednesday after his extradition to the United States to face criminal drug trafficking charges, a day after the former president of the Central America country pleaded not guilty to related criminal charges. Juan Carlos Bonilla Valladares, 62, was detained … Read more

Juan Orlando Hernandez’ Lawyer Wants El Chapo, Trump, Obama to Testify at Drug Trial in Brooklyn – NBC New York

Juan Orlando Hernandez’ Lawyer Wants El Chapo, Trump, Obama to Testify at Drug Trial in Brooklyn – NBC New York

The attorney for former Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez said he wants to call notorious drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to stand as one defense witness in his high profile drug trafficking case in New York federal court. “We’re going to subpoena El Chapo,” said defense attorney Raymond Colon. “If the judge orders it, … Read more