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After Ethics Fine, Paul Bookout Resigns From Arkansas Senate

by Associated Press 8/21/2013 7:19 am

Paul Bookout, a Democratic state senator from northeast Arkansas, resigned after an ethics panel said he spent thousands of dollars from his re-election campaign on personal items such as women's clothing and home theater equipment. "It has been an honor and a privilege to serve the people of the state of Arkansas," Bookout, who's been in the Senate since 2006, wrote.

Special Prosecutor Appointed for Paul Bookout Ethics Case

by Associated Press 8/20/2013 5:11 pm

A special prosecutor has been appointed to review the case of a Democratic state senator who was fined $8,000 and reprimanded by the state Ethics Commission.