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El BRONCO' the ex-governor of Nuevo León ARRESTED

Jaime Rodríguez Calderón, former governor of the State of Nuevo León, was arrested this Tuesday in the municipality of General Terán for alleged misappropriation of public resources. According to local media, El Bronco, who was an independent candidate for the presidency of Mexico, was arrested following a complaint filed by current governor Samuel García, for misappropriation of resources to collect signatures for his candidacy. In 2018, Garcia filed a complaint where he detailed that more than 500 state officials of the entity used state resources to request signatures to validate the independent candidacy of Rodriguez Calderon, a case named as "Broncofirmas" by local media.

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