Denise Cantu

State Senator Carlos Uresti’s Fraudulent Schemes

State Sen. Carlos Uresti touted a “no-risk” investment opportunity to a grieving mother while raking off fees and having sex with her, the woman testified Thursday. Denise Cantu told a U.S. District Court jury that the San Antonio Democrat called Four Winds Logistics the “perfect” deal with a guaranteed return. Uresti’s sales pitches were punctuated, she said, with adult texts and sex in his office while he groomed her for a $900,000 buy-in. Four Winds, which purchased and sold sand for fracking, went bankrupt less than two years later. Cantu lost all but $100,000 of her investment. Uresti is standing…