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Thursday, November 29, 2007

Lawyer indicted

Posted By on Thu, Nov 29, 2007 at 9:49 AM

Richard Scruggs, a Mississippi trial lawyer and brother-in-law of Sen. Trent Lott, was indicted yesterday in Mississippi for trying to bribe a judge. Local angle: Scruggs filed class action lawsuits in 2006 against a couple of Arkansas hospitals for charging uninsured patients more than insured patients.

And, yes, as several readers have noted, Scruggs' jet was used to ferry Houston Nutt to his Ole Miss coming out party.

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