Grand jury indicts 2 in rice conspiracy

Trade secrets stolen, authorities say

Posted: December 21, 2013 at 5:03 a.m.

A Stuttgart rice scientist who was arrested last week and detained by a federal judge in Little Rock until he could be transported to a Kansas court this week has been indicted by a federal grand jury in Kansas on accusations of stealing trade secrets from a biotechnology company to sell to associates in China.

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Arkansas, Pages 9 on 12/21/2013


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