Perkins Twp. insurer to pay legal fees for Dwelle suit

PERKINS TWP. The township's insurance carrier will pick up the tab to defend the police chaplain Tru
Sandusky Register Staff
May 24, 2010

PERKINS TWP.

The township's insurance carrier will pick up the tab to defend the police chaplain Trustee Bill Dwelle is suing, and taxpayers will foot the bill for a $5,000 deductible.

Dwelle filed the lawsuit last month contending the Rev. Thomas Fant defamed him by asking Dwelle during a township meeting last year if he was a racist. Dwelle asked the trustee board to take action against Fant at that time, but his fellow board members declined to act on the request.

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