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  1. Federal Jury Convicts Smuggling Ring LeaderRead the original story

    24 min ago | The Family Badge

    Western District of Texas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PAO DARYL FIELDS FEDERAL JURY IN DEL RIO CONVICTS CARRIZO SPRINGS-BASED ALIEN SMUGGLING OPERATION RINGLEADER In Del Rio today, a federal jury convicted 44-year-old Eduardo Rocha, Sr. , for his leadership role in an undocumented alien smuggling ring operating in Carrizo Springs, TX, that tortured victims while waiting for ransom payments announced Acting United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., Homeland Security Investigations Special Agent in Charge James Spero and Dimmit County Sheriff Marion Boyd.

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  2. Federal Jury Convicts Smuggling Ring LeaderRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Family Badge

    Western District of Texas FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PAO DARYL FIELDS FEDERAL JURY IN DEL RIO CONVICTS CARRIZO SPRINGS-BASED ALIEN SMUGGLING OPERATION RINGLEADER In Del Rio today, a federal jury convicted 44-year-old Eduardo Rocha, Sr. , for his leadership role in an undocumented alien smuggling ring operating in Carrizo Springs, TX, that tortured victims while waiting for ransom payments announced Acting United States Attorney Richard L. Durbin, Jr., Homeland Security Investigations Special Agent in Charge James Spero and Dimmit County Sheriff Marion Boyd.

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  3. Court Will Not Halt Horizontal Drilling Operation to Reach Adjacent Lessee's LandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | JD Supra

    ... Factual Background Lightning Oil owns the mineral estate of approximately 3,251.53 acres located in Dimmit County, Texas. Briscoe Ranch, Inc. is the surface estate owner on Lightning Oil's lease. South of Lightning Oil's lease, Anadarko has a ...

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  4. Five dead after fiery 4-car crash in South TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | MySanAntonio.com

    Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper Maria Loredo said the crash happened on Highway 83 in Dimmit County, which is about 115 miles south of San Antonio. A truck headed south on the highway about two miles north of Asherton attempted to make a left turn, causing another truck pulling a trailer carrying a gas or diesel tank to swerve to avoid a collision, Loredo said.

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  5. Six killed in Dimmit County collision accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | KGNS-TV Laredo

    Effective immediately until further notice, US 83 North is closed one mile north of Asherton in Dimmit County, between FM 190 and FM 1557, due to a collision accident involving four vehicles - one tanker tractor trailer, two pickup trucks & one van. Six fatalities have been reported.

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  6. AMD Integrates X86, GPU & I/ORead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | EETimes

    ... it means lightweight, but it seems confusing. The origin of the name is clear. Carrizo Springs is a city in Dimmit County, Texas, about midway between Laredo and San Antonio, named by the Spanish for the cane grass that once grew around the now ...

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  7. New reports clash over safety of frackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Nuvo.net

    ... of the report. Blackbrush O&G, LLC, self-reported that it injected 47,970 gallons of benzene into a well in Dimmit County, Texas. The fracking fluid - 1.2 million gallons - was made up of butane, naphthalene, ethyl benzene and other liquids, some of ...

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  8. New Reports Clash Over Safety of FrackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... of the report. Blackbrush O&G, LLC, self-reported that it injected 47,970 gallons of benzene into a well in Dimmit County, Texas. The fracking fluid - 1.2 million gallons - was made up of butane, naphthalene, ethyl benzene and other liquids, some of ...

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  9. Texas Natural Gas Summit in Austin todayRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Austin American-Statesman

    ... a mix of crude oil, butane, and other fluids containing up to 48,000 gallons of benzene into a well in Dimmit County, Texas." Asher Price has covered energy and the environment for the American-Statesman since 2006. Twice the Society of ...

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  10. 'Fracking loophole' allows drilling companies to use unregulated toxins - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Russia Taday

    ... a mix of crude oil, butane, and other fluids with up to 48,000 gallons of 4.1 percent benzene into a well in Dimmit County, Texas by BlackBrush O&G, LLC. While Discovery Operating Services, reported using nearly 1,000 gallons of benzene in eleven ...

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  11. Loophole Allows Many Dangerous Chemicals In Fracking Fluids To Go Undisclosed: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Switched

    ... had higher levels of ethylbenzene, toluene or xylene. Some wells are using a lot of these chemicals; one in Dimmit County, Texas, reported using 48,000 gallons of a mixture that contains benzene, the environmental group found. All of this is ...

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  12. Market Report, "Crimson Exploration Inc. (CXPO) - Financial and...Read the original story

    Sep 21, 2014 | PR-inside.com

    ... Call Schedule Jun 20, 2013: Crimson Exploration Reports 859 boed Of Oil Production At Well Beeler #2H In Dimmit County, Texas May 07, 2013: Crimson Exploration Reports Revenue Of US$24 Million In Q1 2013 This comprehensive SWOT profile of Crimson ...

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