Upon learning of this fact, the defense warned that it could complicate her health condition and put her life at risk if she did not receive adequate hospital care.
The firm Arce López Abogados, which handles the legal defense of the ex-officer, assured that since his admission to the North Prison in August 2022, the former attorney has been transferred to various public hospitals, including: “Ignacio Chávez” Cardiology Hospital, General de Joco, among others, given the complexity that they present due to their conditions.
“Last week Mr Murillo Karam He was diagnosed with COVID-19, which put his health in an even more vulnerable state due to the ailments he was suffering from, such as chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), systemic arterial hypertension, and cerebral vascular insufficiency. Till date his blood pressure was 190/100.
The office recalled that due to his state of health and his status as an elderly person, a change in the precautionary measure was requested so that the former officer in the administration of Enrique Peña Nieto could leave the northern prison and continue his criminal proceedings . home.
“On December 6, the defense challenged the determination of the controlling judge who, ambiguously because of the medical evidence presented, denied a change to the precautionary measure so that lawyer Murilo Karam could continue his process at home,” he stressed. Said by giving
Murilo Karam was arrested in August 2022 from his home located in Lomas de Chapultepec, accused by the police. FGR for crimes of torture and enforced disappearance of persons In the investigation of the disappearance of 43 civilians from Ayotzinpa.
Federal Judge Marco Antonio Fuerte Tapia put the former officer on trial and ordered him into preventive detention at the North prison.
Last September, Murilo Karam was transferred to the Balbuena Hospital for medical examination, later on October 20, he was taken to the Ignacio Chávez National Institute of Cardiology for surgery, a procedure called high-risk carotid endarterectomy. Emergency surgery was done.