Meet The Cartel’s First Lady: Emma Aispuro

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This is Emma Coronel Aispuro .
No wonder he was so desperate to bust out.The young American-born wife of escaped drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is a former beauty queen who married the billionaire cartel boss as a teen.Guzman, 60, met his small-town bride, Emma Coronel Aispuro, in 2006, when she was just 17.
The next year, Coronel was named the local Coffee and Guava Queen in the town of Canelas — but some have questioned if it was more than just sheer good looks that earned her the crown.

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Hundreds of gunmen riding motorcycles swarmed into the town for a lavish party announcing her candidacy on June 6, 2007.
El Chapo himself showed up for the event — stepping out of a plane with an automatic weapon and his gun-toting entourage.
At the big bash, the couple announced their plans to marry on her 18th birthday — and…

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