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FILE - This June 9, 2016 file photo shows Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard answering questions from Deputy Attorney General Matt Hart during his trial in Opelika, Ala.  The Alabama Supreme Court on Friday, April 10, 2020, overturned five of the ethics convictions that ended the political career of former House Speaker Mike Hubbard, while upholding six others.  (Todd J. Van Emst/Opelika-Auburn News via AP, Pool, file)

Former Alabama speaker's ethics case partly overturned

Apr. 10, 2020 5:19 PM EDT

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Alabama Supreme Court on Friday overturned five of the ethics convictions that ended the political career of former House Speaker Mike Hubbard, while upholding six others. The all-Republican court's long-awaited ruling in the corruption case against the once powerful Republican...