Sunday, October 14, 2012
An asset seizure that raises some troubling issues
By O. Ricardo Pimentel - Express-News Columnist
José Villarreal Saldivar has some advice for wealthy Mexicans. Don't come to Texas.
“I want to go to the press and say, 'Hey, Mexicans; don't come with your money. Don't go to Las Vegas. Stop shopping (here),'” he said.
Villarreal, from Tamaulipas, has about 4.4 million reasons for offering this advice. That's the amount seized from him in cash and other assets.
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