Former TEARS director cleared of charges

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The former director of animal rescue group TEARS has been cleared of any wrong-doing. Terra Cotromano was fired by the TEARS board of directors in 2009 for allegations including financial irregularities, improper bookkeeping and failure to ensure humane conditions for and care of animals on TEARS property.

Judge Eric Fancher has dimissed all charges against Cotromano.

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