Auburn Network http://apr.org en House Speaker Hires Prominent Birmingham Lawyer http://apr.org/post/house-speaker-hires-prominent-birmingham-lawyer <p></p><p>Birmingham attorney Mark White says he's been hired by Alabama House Speaker Mike Hubbard to pursue people accused of libeling him.</p><p>Hubbard's business, Auburn Network, recently canceled a consulting contract with Southeast Alabama Gas District, which financed his trip to Paris this year. Hubbard traveled with other state officials, whose trips were financed by the Alabama Department of Commerce.</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 21:23:21 +0000 The Associated Press 37703 at http://apr.org House Speaker Hires Prominent Birmingham Lawyer