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Mexican former minister detained, deepening president's anti-graft quest

Published on: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 19:21:24 UTC
News Agency: Reuters
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A judge ordered a former Mexican Cabinet minister to be detained pending a trial over suspected losses to taxpayers, her lawyer said on Tuesday, opening a new front in President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's campaign to eradicate corruption.

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