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Fox Set to be Released from ADC

The United States District Court, Eastern District of Arkansas, has granted a petition to release Jessica M. Fox from prison after pleading guilty to and being sentenced in Polk County Circuit Court in June 2015 for two counts of Introduction of Controlled Substance into the Body of Another Person. Her sentence was handed down by Judge Jerry Ryan who set ...

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Fox Pleads Guilty in Court Wednesday

BY MELANIE BUCK – Jessica M. Fox pled guilty and was sentenced in Polk County Circuit Court on Wednesday for two counts of Introduction of Controlled Substance into the Body of Another Person. Her sentence was handed down by Judge Jerry Ryan who set each count to run concurrent, and totaled 20 years in the Arkansas Department of Corrections. Fox ...

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Riner’s Call to Legislators Heard – Bell Files Bill to Clarify ‘Person’

BY MELANIE BUCK – A bill has been filed in the Arkansas House of Representatives to clarify the definition of ‘person’ in Arkansas law. The bill was filed on the heels of a landmark conviction, won by Prosecuting Attorney Andy Riner, on January 13, 2014, in which Melissa McCann-Arms was convicted ofone count of Introduction of a Controlled Substance into ...

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Affirmed Landmark Case Leads to Additional Arrests & Lawmakers Seeking to Clarify the Law

BY MELANIE BUCK – On the heels of a landmark decision made by the Arkansas Court of Appeals issued last week to keep Melissa McCann-Arms in prison for taking drugs while pregnant, Prosecuting Attorney Andy Riner is bringing another case to Polk County courts by way of Jessica M. Fox. Fox was arrested on Monday, February 2, 2015 for two ...

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