I have been put on probation and it turns out my probation officer is somebody that I went to High school with.
Whether there is a conflict of interest/COI depends on the full facts. Generally, 'standing alone' the fact x was in high school with y does not automatically present a problematic COI.
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It’s irrelevant if there wasn’t any specific conflict due to your past relationship with the person.
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