MONTGOMERY, AL (WBRC) - Acting Attorney General W. Van Davis has announced the arrest and indictment of Alabama Speaker of the House Michael Hubbard for felony ethics violations.
Hubbard's attorney, J. Mark White, released this statement on the arrest:
House Minority Leader Craig Ford released this statement on Hubbard's arrest:
Nancy Worley, chairperson of the Alabama Democratic Party, said she was surprised by the number of charges.
“This is a very serious matter which will hopefully be processed through the judicial system in a fair manner and justice will be served in the end," Worley said.