Secretary of State John Kerry stepped in saying that if Texas executed Tamayo, it could create an international incident. The Mexican government has also come forward to condemn the action. According to the Mexican foreign ministry, Tamayo was not informed of his rights as a non-U.S. citizen at the time of his arrest.
Paul Farrellis an independent journalist and senior contributor to Heavy who covers breaking news and current events. He's from Ireland and lives in Brooklyn. Follow him on Twitter @PaulFarrell1895. January 22, 2014 9:37 pm