Netflix is playing a miniseries about the drug lord of the world’s biggest drug crime organization, and he will be suing because they
“defame” his character by adding salacious details to his life story.
I kid you not:
“El Chapo” Guzman Sues Netflix, Univision over Use of His Image.
I’m under the impression that he cannot sue for royalties, but would like to know if the actor gets to wear the Barabas shirt.
In other Chapo news,
Chapo’s alleged girlfriend, Mexican congresswoman Lucero Guadalupe López, was arrested on conspiracy charges at San Diego airport as she was entering the U.S. in search of asylum.
- Mexico’s May has seen the highest increase in homicides in over 20 years
- The first five months of 2017 have seen an increase of about 30 per cent in homicides over the same period last year
- The violence is in part due to the weakening of El Chapo’s cartel, Sinaloa since his extradition to the US last year, meanwhile the Jalisco cartel is on the rise