Dauphin County DA announces no charges against former rep; offers recommendations for legislature to deal with sexual assault accusations

Dauphin County DA announces no charges against former rep; offers recommendations for legislature to deal with sexual assault accusations

On Monday morning, Dauphin County District Attorney Fran Chardo was joined by Commonwealth Victim Advocate Jennifer Storm and Shea Rhodes, director of the Villanova Law Institute to Address Commercial Sexual Exploitation, to discuss the grand jury report that investigated allegations of sexual misconduct by former Rep. Brian Ellis (R-Ellis).

 

Chardo advised no charges would be filed against the former representative, but also discussed recommended changes in the grand jury report that would change the way the legislature deals with sexual assault and harassment cases. 

Monday, August 26, 2019/Author: Kara Barmoy
Categories: Video
Rep. Brian Ellis resigns amid sexual assault allegations

Rep. Brian Ellis resigns amid sexual assault allegations

Rep. Brian Ellis (R-Butler) announced his resignation from the Pennsylvania General Assembly Monday 

amid an allegation of sexual assault that is currently under investigation by the Dauphin County District Attorney.  

Monday, March 18, 2019/Author: The PLS Reporter
Categories: News and Views
Tweets of the Week - January 21, 2018

Tweets of the Week - January 21, 2018

Check out the week as tweeted from lawmakers, influencers, and others around Pennsylvania state government.
Friday, January 25, 2019/Author: Mike Howells
Categories: Features
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