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.


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.


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.”


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.


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.


Ellisville - Mayor Paul

After A Year Of Infighting, Ellisville’s Impeachment Hearing Is Tonight

At the door sits a metal detector. Inside is an elementary school gymnasium filled with folding chairs which are themselves filled with shouting residents.


Ellisville City Council members on Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Judge Rules Ellisville Impeachment Hearing Will Go On, Appeal Filed

A lawyer for Paul argued that the city’s charter is unconstitutional and therefore the impeachment attempt should be grounded.


Ellisville City Council members on Wednesday, April 4th, 2012 (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

Mayor’s Attorney Questions Impeachment Conflict of Interest

A judge usually isn’t also part of the prosecution. But then again, the impeachment process for Ellisville Mayor Adam Paul has been anything but usual.



Ellisville Council Votes to Hold Impeachment Hearings Against Mayor

Some of the allegations laid out by City Attorney Paul Martin were that Mayor Paul brought alcohol to city meetings and shared results of closed-door council meetings with others.




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