Feds Clear Dallas DA Donor In Oil Heir Fraud Probe

Law360, New York (August 13, 2013, 4:33 PM EDT) -- Attorneys for political benefactor Lisa Blue told a Texas federal court Friday that federal investigators have ended their probe into allegations that Blue influenced the Dallas County district attorney to pursue mortgage fraud indictments against a wealthy oil heir, finding no evidence of Blue committing a crime.

The U.S. Attorney's Office for the Eastern District of Texas recently ended its investigation into a complaint by Albert G. Hill III, an heir to the Hunt Petroleum Corp. fortune, and his family alleging that Blue improperly influenced Dallas...
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