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Listen For Yourself: District Attorney Defends Decision Not To Charge Treasurer Javens For Violating State Disbursement Law

Treasurer Connie Javens violated state law when she unilaterally disbursed millions of dollars to the new owners of Friendship Ridge, but will not be charged for doing so because she lacked criminal intent, caused no harm to the county, and her violations of law were technicalities too trivial to warrant prosecution — so-called “de minimis”…

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John Paul
John Paul
John Paul is an award-winning investigative journalist and founder of BeaverCountian.com. He reports full time for the site with a focus on public watchdog journalism.

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