Félix Gallardo refuses to pay 20 million pesos for the murder of “Kiki” Camarena

Miguel Angel Felix Gallardo refuses to pay 20 million pesos to repair the damage after the murder of Enrique Camarena Salazar, agent of the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA), and the Mexican pilot, Alfredo Zavala Avelar, both executed in 1985.

The former leader of the Guadalajara Cartel He appealed the sentence that obliges him to compensate and filed an appeal for review in the Sixth District Court of Amparo in Criminal Matters of Jalisco, residing in Zapopan. As reported by the Infobae portal.

The case has come to the hands of the First Collegiate Court in Criminal Matters of the Third Circuit, according to official records. This last instance will decide if it ratifies the decision not to protect the “Chief of bosses” or, on the contrary, protects him from the millionaire sum that was imposed on him.

The protection was denied to Félix Gallardo

“Don Neto”, the “Chief of Chiefs” and Caro Quintero. “Kiki” Camarena

Since September 28, 2021, after being sentenced to 37 years in prison on August 27, 2017 for both murders, Judge Luis Miguel Pérez Carranza ruled that Félix Gallardo was not protected.

The indirect amparo was filed on July 9, 2018 claiming the resolution of June 19 of the same year. Previously, Félix Gallardo had been ordered to pay for the kidnapping and murder of the pilot like Kiki Camarena of the DEA.

According to the former criminal leader, the judge who convicted him is not competent to resolve the sentence imposed on him with Rafael Caro Quintero and Ernesto Fonseca Carrillo, the other defendants in the case. But they turned him around with arguments about specialized scope.

Felix Gallardo and Kiki Camarena

“Kiki” Camarena

Miguel Ángel Félix Gallardo was captured on April 8, 1989 in Guadalajara and later prosecuted for the assassination of Kiki Camarena, who was kidnapped, tortured and murdered in 1985 by members of the Guadalajara Cartel.

Supposedly, the attack against the member of the DEA was in retaliation for his activities as an undercover agent that led, among other blows, to the seizure of more than 10,000 tons of marijuana, at the Búfalo ranch, Chihuahua, causing millions in losses to Caro Quintero.

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