TITLE

ARKANSAS: Parked Bonds

AUTHOR(S)
Albanese, Elizabeth
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;12/11/2001, Vol. 338 Issue 31282, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a lawsuit to be filed by Little Rock, Arkansas-based taxpayer Nora Harris, in Pulaski County Circuit Court. Allegations by Harris against city officials of illegally diverting general fund revenue for debt service on a 16.4 million dollar park revenue bond issue; Supreme court ruling related to revenue bond deals; Evidence that might be contained in a second complaint.
ACCESSION #
7511794

 

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