Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold said he would foot his legal bills in a federal harassment lawsuit filed by his former press aide if he loses. Karla Hamner claims Leopold made unwanted sexual advances toward her and fired her after she complained.
Members of the Anne Arundel County Council are hoping a new bill will keep taxpayers from footing the legal bill when officials are accused of misconduct. The timing is no coincidence considering the investigation into County Executive John Leopold.
Major developments surrounding the Anne Arundel County executive under fire. John Leopold faces several court battles, including misconduct allegations that he misused his executive protection squad.
Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker says his wife, Christa, is suffering from early-onset Alzheimer’s disease.
Prince George’s County Executive Rushern Baker is proposing legislation that would strengthen the county’s ethics office.
Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold’s lawyers and prosecutors are squaring off in a preliminary hearing. Leopold is accused of misusing his security detail.
A new development in Anne Arundel County’s abuse of power controversy. After the police chief refused to testify about County Executive John Leopold, the deputy police chief agrees to take questions from the council instead.
The Prince George’s County Council has approved several appointees of County Executive Rushern Baker III.
The state prosecutor says Anne Arundel County Executive John Leopold used police as private investigators on his opponents.
Sex, power, and secrets. The embarrassing indictment against County Executive John Leopold is drawing new, strong backlash against the powerful politician.
Political problems in Anne Arundel County. A sex scandal involving County Executive John Leopold leaves local lawmakers in a tough spot.
A sex scandal rocks the office of the Anne Arundel County executive. And that’s not the only accusation John Leopold is facing after being indicted by the state prosecutor.