Financier Stanford's Lawsuit Seeks $7.2 Billion

Financier Stanford's Lawsuit Seeks $7.2 Billion

HOUSTON - (AP)  Jailed Texas financier R. Allen Stanford has filed a lawsuit accusing prosecutors and federal agents of depriving him of his constitutional rights by using abusive law-enforcement tactics. He is asking for $7.2 billion in damages. The lawsuit filed Wednesday comes after Stanford was declared incompetent. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.