Billionaire's markers raise ire

Behringer, Dan
May 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);5/18/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 20, pP14
The article reports on a problem facing Texas billionaire R. Allen Stanford involving a casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. According to the article, his attorneys asked a Dallas judge to unlock at least $10 million of his frozen assets. Stanford says that he needs the money so he can hire a legal team to defend him against accusations that he ran a Ponzi scheme. It says that Stanford ranked 605th on Forbe's 2008 list of the world's richest people.


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