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It’s Election Day For Senate District 19. Here’s What You Need To Know

Voters across West Texas today will cast their ballots in a special election to replace former state Sen. Carlos Uresti, who stepped down after a jury found him guilty of 11 felonies. The race for Senate District 19, which includes … Continue reading

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Texas state Sen. Carlos Uresti resigns after felony convictions

Four months after he was convicted of 11 felonies, Texas state Sen. Carlos Uresti announced Monday that he will resign from the Texas Legislature, where he’s served for more than two decades.

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Jury finds Democratic state Sen. Carlos Uresti guilty of 11 felonies, including fraud

State Sen. Carlos Uresti, D-San Antonio, could face years in prison and lose his seat after he was found guilty of multiple felonies Thursday.

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Jury Deliberations Begin In Federal Criminal Trial Against State Sen. Uresti

Closing arguments were delivered Tuesday from both the defense and prosecution in the federal trial against State Sen. Carlos Uresti and his involvement in the bankrupt fracking sand company Four Winds Logistics.

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State Sen. Uresti On Trial: Attorneys Say He Was Not Involved In Fraud

Attorneys for State Senator Carlos Uresti say he had nothing to do with the fraud involved at Four Winds that caused investors to lose hundreds of thousands of dollars, while government attorneys argue he conspired to defraud investors during opening … Continue reading

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Federal Criminal Trial Against State Sen. Uresti Set To Begin

State Senator Carlos Uresti, whose district includes parts of West Texas, will appear in federal court today for a jury trial on charges of money laundering and fraud. Uresti pled not guilty last year to his involvement with a fracking … Continue reading

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State Senator Carlos Uresti Indicted By Federal Grand Jury On Multiple Charges

State Senator Carlos Uresti, a Democrat representing parts of San Antonio, is facing two indictments that were handed up by a federal grand jury on Tuesday.  The federal government believes Uresti was participating in a Ponzi scheme.  

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