FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 10, 2017
SUPERNUMERARY DA ELLEN BROOKS ANNOUNCES PLEA, RESIGNATION OF BENTLEY
(MONTGOMERY)—Supernumerary District Attorney Ellen Brooks announced that Governor Robert Bentley today pleaded guilty to two misdemeanor charges: failing to file a major contribution report, in violation of Code of Alabama §17-5-8.1(c); and knowingly converting campaign contributions to personal use, in violation of Code of Alabama §36-25-6. He has resigned from office.
A link to the plea agreement is here: