Cindi Ross Scoppe

April 15, 2014

Scoppe: How many more times will Harrell’s friends try to quash ethics probe?

Last week’s effort by House members to let House Speaker Bobby Harrell and the Senate president pro tempore name a special prosecutor to investigate the attorney general marks five attempts in a year by Mr. Harrell’s friends to intimidate the attorney general or quash a criminal ethics investigation. Which seems like a lot for someone who insists he hasn’t committed any crimes — or even violated any non-criminal provisions of the ethics law.

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