MEXICO CITY— Four families have sued global bank HSBC in federal court in Texas alleging that the bank permitted Mexican drug cartels to launder money and thereby provided material support to terrorists. Among the people represented are Jaime Zapata and Victor Avila, agents for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. HSBC did not immediately respond to a...» Read More
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