Wednesday, August 10, 2005

Ice Palace Trial

The trial for Roy James Hudspeth (Springfield, MO), indicted as a result of Operation Ice Palace, has been continued to Oct. 24, 2005. Hudspeth is vice president and CEO of Handi-Rak, a distributor of products to convenience stores.

Operation Ice Palace was a long-term investigation into the illegal sale of large quantities of over-the-counter cold medications to meth cooks in southwest Missouri. Operation Ice Palace resulted in a series of indictments by a federal grand jury against 53 defendants.

Here is our original news release.