Monday, July 9, 2012
North Carolina: Belville Town Commissioners discus mayoral recall
Belville Town Commissioners are debating censuring Mayor Jack Batson and are also discussing a possible recall election.
Batson was behind a recent proposal to merge Belville with the Town of Leland. Batson was previously censured for questions about a relationship with a town employee, and he was arrested and charged with sexual battery (though he was found not guilty. Batson filed cyberstalking charges against a commissioner (which were dropped).