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Tuesday, June 17, 2008

Nothing To See Here; Move Along People

I dunno but if I were representing a fairly prominent politico whose home had just been raided by state investigators, I think I'd try to proclaim my client's innocence of any wrong-doing instead issuing of a weaselly evasion -- if I could. But hey, that's just me. What do I know?
State prosecutors searched Baltimore Mayor Sheila Dixon's house for several hours in the morning, apparently continuing a two-year probe of her financial dealings as City Council president.

The investigators removed documents from Mrs. Dixon's Southwest Baltimore home, but would not confirm the focus of the investigation.
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"The public should be aware of the State Prosecutor's reports for the last couple of years, which disclose that the State Prosecutor has spent hundreds of thousands on investigations which went nowhere," said Dale P. Kelberman, a white-collar criminal defense attorney representing Mrs. Dixon.

Read the whole thing here.

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