Friday, October 30, 2020

Ex-state senator gets 18 months in federal fraud case

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FORT SMITH, Ark.—A former Arkansas state senator who admitted obtaining a loan under false pretenses and fraudulently obtaining state grants was sentenced Monday to 18 months in federal prison and ordered to pay nearly $84,000 in restitution. Jake Files, 46, had represented Fort Smith in the state Senate since […]

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