Impeachment

Ellisville Councilman Matt Pirrello and Mayor Adam Paul in the KMOX studios.

Blog Attacks Ellisville’s Mayor Under Profane Username

Mayor Adam Paul’s political opponents are anonymously blogging their grievances under — what was — a very vulgar and explicit pen name.

06/21/2013

KMOX/Michael Calhoun/file

Reinstated Ellisville Mayor Returns to Work

“I’m so excited to get back into work but when I hear the city’s trying to appeal or reconsider the motion to stay me, it kind of took the sail out of my winds”

06/12/2013

KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Judge Rules Ellisville Mayor Must Be Reinstated

St. Louis County Circuit Court Judge David Lee Vincent III ruled the council failed to give Adam Paul time to prepare a defense.

06/10/2013

The Ellisville council chambers reached fire capacity with 15 minutes to-go before Wednesday's meeting started.
(KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Ellisville Council Deadlocks on Reinstating Mayor

The 3-3 tie came after passionate pleas from residents. “There will be no moving forward until this is resolved.”

05/16/2013

KMOX/Michael Calhoun

Resolution To Rescind Adam Paul’s Impeachment on Ellisville Agenda

Ousted Ellisville Mayor Adam Paul hopes impeachment isn’t permanent as the City Council votes tonight to put him back in office.

05/15/2013

Ellisville city council members publicly deliberate at Mayor Adam Paul's impeachment hearing on April 8, 2013 (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Ellisville Taxpayers Burdened with $95,000 Impeachment Tab

“We’re trying to give the city an opportunity to stop the bleeding now and put me back in office,” said ousted Mayor Adam Paul.

04/30/2013

Gov. Jay Nixon talks with reporters. (Photo by UPI/Bill Greenblatt)

Nixon Says He Won’t Appear in Stoddard County on Subpoena in Gun Trial

A weeks-long controversy involving the state illegally sharing the personal information of Missouri gun owners took a dramatic turn Thursday.

04/26/2013

Ellisville Mayor Adam Paul. Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun

UPDATE: Ellisville Mayor Removed From Office

Paul and his defense attorney Chet Pleban both vow a legal appeal to get the matter into a “real court.”

04/08/2013

Ellisville Mayor Adam Paul (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Ellisville’s Pirrello: Why Didn’t Mayor Paul Testify?

Three days of grinding, grueling testimony, and Ellisville City Council members still haven’t decided what to do with Mayor Adam Paul.

04/04/2013

Ellisville Mayor Adam Paul's legal team during his impeachment hearing on April 1, 2013 (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Ellisville Mayor’s Impeachment Hearing Drags Into the Night

Mayor Adam Paul’s impeachment trial, on stage in a gymnasium packed spectators groaning and chuckling along, now bleeds into Election Day after a six-hour marathon hearing.

04/02/2013

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