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Sunday, March 18, 2018, 6:53 a.m.

Former county judge admits bribery count

Former Ouachita County Judge Mike Hesterly pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of bribery in an El Dorado federal courtroom in the rigging of the bidding process for a FEMA contract in return for a campaign contribution.

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Photographs by MICHAEL ORRELL / El Dorado News Times

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