Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Former Crystal City mayor sentenced for bribery, kickback scheme

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Ricardo Lopez, the former mayor of Crystal City, is led away by police in this image from February 2016. (Spectrum News/File) CRYSTAL CITY, Texas — Former Crystal City, Texas, Mayor Ricardo Lopez on Monday was sentenced for his part in a corruption probe that nearly crippled the city’s government. […]

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