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Wilcher lawsuit costs taxpayers $56,989
Case set to be heard in December
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The lawsuit filed by Warren County Commissioner Michael Shane Wilcher against Warren County government has cost taxpayers more than $56,000.
The lawsuit filed by Warren County Commissioner Michael Shane Wilcher against Warren County government has cost taxpayers more than $56,000.County Executive Herschel Wells made the announcement during Monday night’s Warren County Commission meeting that the total cost of the lawsuit, as far as what taxpayers have had to pay, has reached $56,989.“He thought everyone should know that,” said Wells, who made the announcement at the request of Wilcher. The lawsuit stems from a verbal exchange between Wilcher and Commissioner Ron Lee on Aug. 18, 2014 just prior to a monthly meeting of the Warren County Commission. Caught on video, Lee states, “If you ever send a piece of mail to my property again, at my house, I’ll whip your a--.