Bookout resigns his Senate seat

Probe starts on campaign cash

Posted: August 21, 2013 at 12:07 a.m.

State Sen. Paul Bookout, D-Jonesboro, resigned from office Tuesday after a Craighead County circuit judge appointed a special prosecutor to review Bookout’s personal use of more than $53,000 in campaign funds.

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