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Domitrovich Charged in Ethics Case

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A Pennsylvania panel that oversees the conduct of judges has filed ethics charges against long time Erie County Common Pleas Court Judge Stephanie Domitrovich.

 Read the 147-page document

The Judicial Conduct Board is also requesting that she be removed from the bench, either with or without pay, until the issue is decided.

 
The board charges Domitrovich with six counts of judicial misconduct.

 Domitrovich has retained attorney Len Ambrose who says he will put out a press release shortly but will not comment in person today.
 
She is of course presumed innocent at this point and can appeal any decisions made to the State Supreme court. Punishment could range from a reprimand, to suspension to even removing her from the bench in a worst case scenario.
 
Expect live coverage tonight on WICU TV12 beginning at 5pm and SEE News at Six.
 
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