Arkansas mulls tougher laws for agents
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel said Thursday that he'll back proposed legislation that would make it a felony for sports agents to give cash or other financial incentives to student-athletes to entice them to sign a contract.
Such activity is now a misdemeanor in Arkansas, though McDaniel, a Democrat, said no one's been prosecuted since it became law in 2001.
Under the new legislation, which was filed Thursday by freshman Republican state lawmaker David ...
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