As a public service, TLR is making available copies of selected documents filed in the court cases resulting from the question of whether District 2 Commissioner Thomasina Coates (D) is allowed to vote on the employment contract of County Administrator Mark Belton after having been administratively barred from doing so by the rest of the board.
The third case is ACM-REG-1623-2023, Thomasina O. Coates v. The Charles County Board of County Commissioners, et al.
TLR‘s coverage of the cases, which are referred to collectively as “Stewart et al. v Commissioners,” can be found here.
- “Notice of Appeal,” October 17, 2023
- “Order [allowing appeal to proceed without prehearing conference or alternative dispute resolution],” November 14, 2023