Robert Bass

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2013

    Police Say Steven Gordon Paid to Have His Wife Killed. He Says He Just Wanted Her Deported.

    There are any number of ways to get out of an unhappy marriage. Divorce is the obvious option, but there are others. If your wife happens to be, say, Malaysian, you can frame her for a crime and get her deported. Hiring a hit man is also an option, although who wants to do all that planning in the m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2006

    South Korea Says Lone Star Funds is Guilty. Lone Star Funds Says, "Nuh-unh."

    We never get tired of looking at John Grayken. The Robert Bass protege is one handsome man. John Grayken, chairman of downtown-based Lone Star Funds (you remember them, right?), must have been up all night. South Korean prosecutors, who've been after Lone Star Funds for months concerning its acquisi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2006

    Lone Star, Two Raids

    Yesterday, South Korean prosecutors raided this building, the Korean Exchange Bank, for a second time--which apparently means all's going well in Lone Star Fund's sale of the joint. Go here for a brief history of how Lone Star Funds got into trouble with the South Korean government in March. The sho ... More >>

  • News

    February 25, 1999
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    September 12, 1996

    Artful dodger

    Ray Nasher wants to give the city his sculptures, but first there's a small zoning matter