Monte Friesner is selling out

It looks like Monte Friesner, the Canadian swindler who runs the Panama Sailing School and Pronto Cash, is packing to leave. Or at least he's leaving his apartment in the Bellagio Tower in Punta Pacifica, which has recently been put up for sale.

WikiLeaks: Martinelli’s illegal wiretap scheme

On August 5, we reported how the US had tried to recoup wiretapping equipment it had previously donated to the Panamanians because the equipment was being used for unlawful purposes such as political espionage. Newly released cables from WikiLeaks now reveal how Martinelli tried to blackmail the US into assisting him with an illegal espionage operation.