Gov. Ernie Fletcher (R-KY) indicted.

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A special grand jury investigating Kentucky state government hiring practices “indicted Gov. Ernie Fletcher on three misdemeanors for conspiracy, official misconduct and political discrimination.” Fourteen other indictments are currently under seal, likely covering alleged crimes committed by Fletcher’s staff that occurred before Fletcher “pardoned all administration officials except himself.”

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