Month: March 2023

Coates signals intent to withdraw from mediation

District 2 Commissioner Thomasina Coates (D) announced Wednesday that she does not intend to participate in next week’s mediation session in the circuit court case brought against her by two of her colleagues, and instead asked the judge to proceed to a hearing. The surprise announcement came in the form

Stewart et al. v Commissioners: Board Objects to Unsealing Meeting Minutes

The Board of Charles County Commissioners has petitioned the Charles County Circuit Court to deny a request to release the unredacted minutes of two closed board sessions that are at the heart of the legal battle to determine whether District 2 Commissioner Thomasina Coates (D) is allowed to vote on the employment contract of the county administrator.