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city (1990 pop. 30,206), seat of Angelina co., E Tex.; inc. 1890. Situated in the deep pine woods, it is the core of a region of forest industries with many sawmills and the first plant to make newsprint from native pine. While lumbering is its major industry, there are numerous other manufactures, including pumping units, iron castings, trailer parts, carbonated beverages, missile electronics, and industrial chrome plate. Fuller's earth is found in the region. Angelina National Forest, David Crockett National Forest, and Sam Rayburn Lake are in the area.
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At a status hearing on December 4 in Lufkin, US Magistrate Judge Earl Hines said Ramnath was likely to remain in custody until an extradition hearing.
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Lufkin formed the committee after certain shareholders accused the board of having violated its fiduciary duties in approving the deal with GE and called on the board to take steps to remedy its conduct.
The acquisition will be initially funded from the un-funded part of Lufkin's present bank facilities, which is being increased by around USD25m to be offered by Barclays Capital and JP Morgan.
He has also worked at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette before joining UBS in 2001 where he most recently led the technology investment banking unit.
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