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Resource ID: #16876
Subject: Conflicts Of Interest
Source: National Law Journal
Date: Oct. 12


An investigation by the National Law Journal reveals that judges serving in many Arkansas counties have stock in Wal-Mart and continue to try cases where the company is one of the named parties. This apparent conflict of interest -- which is especially prevalent in the Wal-Mart's hometown of Benton -- has lead many to wonder if anyone can get a fair ruling against the company in northwest Arkansas.

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