The Ohio Ethics Fee has fixed its grievance from former Stow Councilwoman Christina Shaw over unfiled marketing campaign finance statements.
All through a sentencing hearing Tuesday in Franklin County Municipal Courtroom, Shaw was ordered to spend $184 in court fees and incurred no other penalties immediately after she entered a guilty plea to a misdemeanor demand in April as portion of a offer with prosecutors, according to court docket records.
Shaw was initially charged with failure to file she entered a guilty plea to an amended demand of tried failure to file, according to Pete Shipley, communications manager for the Columbus town attorney’s business office.
Shaw “arrived into total compliance with the Ohio Ethics Fee, who was consulted during plea negotiations. The defendant was not put on probation as this was a plea to a minor misdemeanor,” he explained.
The Ohio Ethics Fee filed its grievance from Shaw in October for failure to file a necessary fiscal disclosure assertion in 2019. Shaw misplaced her bid for reelection to the council previous November.
In accordance to a complaint submitted by the commission, Shaw was necessary to submit the marketing campaign finance document for calendar yr 2018 no later than Oct. 7, 2019, 30 days in advance of the Nov. 5, 2019, election. The complaint states, “Christina Shaw knowingly and constantly unsuccessful to file that FDS.”
Shaw was unable to be reached for fast comment Tuesday.
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This report originally appeared on Akron Beacon Journal: Former Stow councilwoman reaches offer to solve ethics compaint