Tagged: billy roy wilson

Chemical Company Sues Delta Farmer Over Unpaid Bills

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/10/2016 12:00 am

A Woodruff County farmer was hit with a $525,000 default judgment for not repaying a debt for agricultural supplies.

Trial Set for Former ThermoEnergy Exec Andrew Melton on Fraud Charges

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/26/2015 12:00 am

Melton’s facing allegations that he used almost $110,000 of ThermoEnergy’s money to pay a personal judgment against him and then doctored the company’s financial statements to make it appear that the payments were legitimate business expenses.

Judge Jolts Electric Supplier in Noncompete Lawsuit

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/30/2014 12:00 am

Not only did U.S. District Court Judge Billy Roy Wilson recently rule in favor of a group of workers who were sued for quitting their jobs to join a competitor, but he awarded the lawyers who represented them attorneys’ fees and costs in the case.

Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen Commands Federal Prosecutors to Explain Failure to Pay Sanctions

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/21/2013 12:00 am

Pulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen has imposed sanctions on federal prosecutors in the criminal case against former USA Drug executive Garret Sorensen and ordered the government to pay $12,700 to the attorneys who represented Sorensen and his wife and sister-in-law, who were originally charged with him.

'Redemption' Theorist Fred Neal To Serve 1 Year for Unpaid Taxes

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/14/2013 12:00 am

Fred Neal Jr. was sentenced last week to a year and a day in federal prison after pleading guilty to interfering with the Internal Revenue Service laws and filing false liens against the government.

'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.

Hot Stuff! The August issue of Little Rock Soiree

by Caroline Damron 8/1/2011 2:52 pm

Make the most of August with the new Hot Issue of Little Rock Soiree. Find it on newsstands and online at InArkansas.com.

Billy Roy Wilson Has a Flair for Being a Federal Judge

by Jason Wiest 8/1/2011 12:00 am

Federal Judge Billy Roy Wilson’s a bit of a renegade. Exhibit A: He’s been known to buck sentencing guidelines to give counterfeiters more than the recommended prison term and non-violent young drug offenders less.