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In the grotesque wars that pit Mexican armed forces and drug cartels against each other and civilians who get in their way, the Zetas cartel plays a fearsome role.

Assistant Coosa County DA Frank Selman Teel attempted to extort $5 million in exchange for rigging the grand jury to not return a capital murder indictment against Mr. Carl Weaver, a pot grower, in the 1995 double murder and attempted murder in Coosa County.