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Poinsett Co. Judge Files Suit Against County

HARRISBURG, AR - Poinsett County Judge Doyle Hillis claims he is owned more than $22,000 in retirement funds from his county, and he's going to court to get it.

Hillis has filed a civil lawsuit in Poinsett County Circuit Court petitioning County Clerk Fonda Condra to pay him $22,184.53.  Hillis says that's the amount that has accumulated in his retirement fund since he took office in January 2003.

Hillis is being represented by Harrisburg attorney Jarrett Cobb.

The issue of Hillis's retirement fund was recently discussed by the county's Quorum Court, but the panel took no action on the matter.

The county has 45 days to respond to the suit.

 

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