Judge upholds sentence in Briseño case

EDINBURG — A district court judge upheld the 30-year sentence he gave a woman who pleaded guilty to stealing almost $1 million from nearly four dozen Hidalgo County residents as part of a home building scam that targeted Spanish-speakers and those with limited income. State District Judge Israel Ramon Jr. denied Monday Adelina Briseño’s motions … Continue reading Judge upholds sentence in Briseño case