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Elected Official In Louisiana Town Pleads Guilty In FDA Investigation Of ED-Spiked Supplements

Executive Summary

Town’s website still identifies man as constable, an elected position serving “as the law enforcement arm of the Justice of the Peace Court," the local court.

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