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Removal of Baltimore Mayor a Possibility with Full Investigation

April 10th, 2019 by WCBC Radio

Less than 24 hours after Baltimore City Council members called for Mayor Catherine Pugh's resignation, the question is: can Mayor Pugh be removed from office?   The city's charter lays out the powers of mayor and other city officials.  While it shows the City Council President can be removed from office, it does not mention any way to remove the mayor. According to state law, however, the governor can force a mayor out of office if he or she is convicted of a crime. Governor Larry Hogan has called for a full investigation…

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