Unfortunately, the people who know the truth behind the rumors will not ever say anything because the truth involves too many people who enabled the cons and not enough people who could prevent them. He will certainly be painted as a "poor, misunderstood artist" by some who were conned too much. To those who were conned, he is not so poor and not so misunderstood.
Just another Vallarta charity con-meister.... There is no shortage here, mainly because the true charities are in desperate need of funding.
"À chacun son goût"