Former President of Honduras Rafael Callejas Granted $650k Bond Reduction in New York Federal Court

New York — A federal judge in Brooklyn on Tuesday granted a request by the former president of Honduras Rafael Callejas, who pled guilty to charges in the U.S. FIFA corruption case last year, to withdraw $650,000 in assets from from his bond package to pay legal and other expenses, a day after he made the request arguing that he has complied with all conditions of release.

Rafael Callejas Former President of Honduras
On trial in NY Federal court for his participation in the FIFA corruption scandal known as FIFA Gate.

Callejas, who is also the former head of the country’s