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Update: Judge Grants Ex-Lawmaker’s 'Pipe Dream' of Probation

Update: Judge Grants Ex-Lawmaker’s 'Pipe Dream' of Probation

Legal

Former state Rep. Micah Neal, who pleaded guilty last year to a corruption charge related to a kickbacks scheme involving Ecclesia College in Springdale, was sentenced Thursday to three years of probation. "I threw it all away, there are no excuses on my part," Neal told the court. read more >

Trust But Verify (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

Trust But Verify (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionLegalEditor's Note

I’m weary of the trope about running government like a business, but both honest government and honest business require enough employees to segregate duties and create internal controls. read more >