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'Redemption' Internet Conspiracy Theory Backfires for 81-Year-Old Fred Neal

by Mark Friedman 9/30/2013 12:00 am

Fred Neal Jr. thought he found a loophole in the law so that he and his wife wouldn’t have to pay their $1.3 million tax bill. In June, he pleaded guilty in federal court to interfering with Internal Revenue Service laws and filing false claims.

Former Razorbacks Coach John L. Smith Gets Discharge in Bankruptcy Case

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/9/2013 12:00 am

It’s still not clear how much Smith’s creditors will receive. The trustee in the case, John T. Lee of Siloam Springs, didn’t immediately return a call for comment. When Smith filed for bankruptcy protection in September 2012, he listed $1.3 million in assets.

Former Razorback Coach John L. Smith Seeks To Limit Public Access to Bankruptcy Documents

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/25/2013 12:00 am

Upon further review, John L. Smith decided to withdraw a request that would have allowed his or his former business partners’ attorneys to decide which documents tied to his Chapter 7 bankruptcy case would be marked confidential.