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Brown given 12 years in prison for fatal Fayetteville stabbing

Rashad Santon Brown was sentenced Wednesday to 12 years in prison for stabbing Cedric Oliver to death.

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Help, not court, for two Fayetteville women accused of elder abuse

Two women charged with elder abuse will get help through a diversion program rather than facing prosecution.

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Brown given 12 years in prison

FAYETTEVILLE -- Rashad Santon Brown was sentenced to 12 years at the Arkansas Department of Correction Wednesday for killing Cedric Oliver.

Brown convicted of lesser offense in fatal Fayetteville stabbing

A Washington County jury found Rashad Santon Brown guilty of second-degree murder, which is a lesser offense than he was charged with for killing Cedric Oliver.

Jury deliberating in murder trial

FAYETTEVILLE -- Jurors are deliberating in the first-degree murder trial of Rashad Santon Brown.

Murder trial begins for Arkansas teen accused in stabbing death

Lawyers describe fatal fight at party

FAYETTEVILLE -- Rashad Santon Brown doesn't deny he stabbed Cedric Oliver to death, but his attorney said it wasn't intentional.

Northwest Arkansas regional planners mull grant requests from cities

Cities and counties made their pitches Thursday for a share of almost $8 million in federal transportation money the Northwest Arkansas metropolitan planning area is expected to receive next year.

Fraud trial ends with $4.5 million punitive damages verdict for Springdale woman

A Washington County jury awarded a Springdale woman almost $5 million in damages in a civil fraud lawsuit.

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Regional solutions sought to curb flooding

Floodwater doesn't respect municipal boundaries, so planners say a regional approach to flooding is needed as Northwest Arkansas continues to grow.

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Bentonville bank robber to be sentenced again

FAYETTEVILLE -- A federal appeals court Monday reversed and remanded a bank robbery case for resentencing, saying enhancements for using a minor to commit a crime were incorrectly applied.

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Officials from the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration post a sign on the front doors ...

Officials from the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration post a sign on the front doors of Mary Maestriā€™s in Tontitown...

Published: May 15, 2010

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