Texas Attorney Sent to Prison for Working with Mexican Cartel Smugglers

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A prominent South Texas attorney will spend nearly four years in federal prison for his role in selling information to Mexican cartel smugglers.
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Ildefonso Ortiz and Brandon Darby
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Wednesday, April 20, 2022
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This week, McAllen Attorney Eric Jarvis went before U.S. District Judge Ricardo Hinojosa, who sentenced him to three years and eight months in prison on the charge of “violating the Travel Act” for sending court documents and other information through a phone messaging app to Gulf Cartel-linked smugglers in South Texas. . . .