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9:53 am
Fri September 24, 2010

Mayor Accused

Stillwater, OK – STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) Stillwater Mayor Nathan Bates has learned that he's been indicted after a multicounty grand jury investigation into the circumstances surrounding a $5,000 economic development grant he received last year. The grand jury issued two sealed indictments that are to be unsealed Monday in the Payne County courthouse. Bates told The Oklahoman his attorney informed him of the indictment yesterday after speaking with prosecutors.

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Information from: The Oklahoman, http://www.newsok.com