Apr 20
2006

James L. Slayton of Port Lavaca, Texas, as President, Director, and Owner of Mariah Resources, Inc., was indicted on April 20, 2006 in the United States District Court, Southern District of Texas, Victoria Division, Cause No. V-06-38, for mail fraud. Slayton marketed and sold interests in the drilling and production of fictitious oil and gas wells purportedly located in Texas and Oklahoma.