Pablo Escobar Influences

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Pablo Escobar was a Colombian drug lord that smuggled 80% of cocaine into the United States. In the 80’s and 90’s , a lot of buildings in Miami were made from cocaine money.( Colombia 's Ruthless Drug Kingpin, Pablo Escobar." )Born in December 1 , 1949 and died on December 2 1943. Leader of the Cartel of Medellin with a net worth of about $30billion. La Catedral was a prison in Medellin , Colombia. Made under an agreement in 1991 with the Colombian Government , also built in 1991.It was built by the orders of Pablo Escobar. The main reason why he wanted his prison was to keep his enemies from killing him.

Pablo Escobar lived with both of his parents and 3 brothers and 3 sisters. He later got married and had a daughter and a son. Pablo was
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What government gives their criminals what they want. His prison mansion with everything that was in it. It was an embarrassment for the Government when Pablo Escobar manages to escape. With so much money and power he manage to get what he want instead . In my opinion , I think It was pretty awesome that he got all this together. Not every criminal gets to go that far like he did.Pablo Escobar was a Colombian drug lord that smuggled 80% of cocaine into the United States. In the 80’s and 90’s , a lot of buildings in Miami were made from cocaine money.( Colombia 's Ruthless Drug Kingpin, Pablo Escobar." )Born in December 1 , 1949 and died on December 2 1943. Leader of the Cartel of Medellin with a net worth of about $30billion. La Catedral was a prison in Medellin , Colombia. Made under an agreement in 1991 with the Colombian Government , also built in 1991.It was built by the orders of Pablo Escobar. The main reason why he wanted his prison was to keep his enemies from killing …show more content…
He later got married and had a daughter and a son. Pablo was in his own prison for 1 year and 1 month. His prison included a soccer field , bar , church , jacuzzi , a nightclub , and a dollhouse for his daughter. Colombia 's national soccer team once came to visit Pablo. One day 2 of his men from outside the prison came to Pablo complaining. ("Pablo Escobar - La Catedral Prison." )Soon the 2 men were tortured and then killed. The news then spread and the president said he had enough of this. He then escaped from his own prison because he said the president Gaviria betrayed me. Pablo was turning himself in , the government wanted to agree with him so he could stop the crimes he was doing. Pablo wanted his own prison to keep himself safe from other criminals that were trying to kill him. (Macias, Amanda)And to prevent sending him to the US. He once said “I prefer a grave in Colombia than a jail cell in the United States.” One of his biggest fears was getting imprisoned in the United States. By having a lot of money on stock , rats ate about 2 billion dollars a year. He lost more money than most people will ever

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