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Suit Alleges Panel Gaming Expert Has Conflict of Interest – Los Angeles Times

The seldom controversial Little Hoover Commission has been slapped with a lawsuit that charges the state watchdog panel with hiring an outside consultant on gambling with a clear conflict of interest: He has worked for the gaming industry.

The lawsuit filed in Sacramento County Superior Court was brought by former state Sen. Barry Keene and taxpayer advocate Bruce Henderson, a former San Diego city councilman. They allege that the state has misspent taxpayer funds.

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Leslie Brodie is a reporter, writer, blogger, activist, and a religious leader in the community.

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