There were a few hot issues at the Madison County Board meeting Wednesday Night.  Some heated questions were asked regarding the early release of former County Treasurer Fred Bathon's Early release from prison.

The Madison County Board reacts as Madison County State's Attorney Tom Gibbons is asked what he thinks about the early release of Bathon.

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Madison County State's Attorney Tom Gibbons says he was not given notice about the hearing.

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The report in the St. Louis Post Dispatch says Bathon will be released from the St. Louis halfway house where he has been living on June 25th.

Bathon was sent to prison for his part in a bid rigging scheme.

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