Former county commissioner’s retirement benefits reduced for public employment related crime.

Topic: Employment, Decided by Judge Baxter 
Docket Number: 1542632 , Decision Date: 2015-05-14 
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A former county commissioner‘s retirement benefits were reduced after pleading guilty to accepting a bribe and violating his oath of office.  Pursuant to Georgia law, the former commissioner’s benefits were reduced by an amount to three times the economic impact of his abuse of governmental office.