- The 18-year-old American rich son Ethan Couch, who in Texas drunk driving four people dead but did not go into the cell, for the time being does not have to be extradited by Mexico to the US That has a court in Mexico Thursday determined.
After the boy for the deadly accident had received a suspended sentence with probation, he and his mother fled to Mexico. He thus violated the terms of probation. On Monday, he was arrested in Puerto Vallarta. The mother is now or transferred to the US. In the case of Ethan can go take weeks or even months.
Couch then sprang the dance because he was suffering from 'affluenza ': he was so rich and pampered that he could no longer tell the difference between good and evil. He therefore could not be held responsible according to experts on the death of four people riding. So he had no cell, only a suspended sentence. The case led to much outrage.