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James Matthews

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Former Montgomery County Commissioner Ordered Held On Misdemeanor Count Of Perjury

The former chairman of the Montgomery County Commissioners picked up a split decision in a courtroom Friday when a district judge tossed out a felony perjury charge, but ordered him to be held for trial on a misdemeanor count.


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Perjury Hearing For Former Montco Commissioner To Be Heard By Special Judge

Court officials in Montgomery County are now seeking an “out of county” district court judge to decide whether former county commissioner James Matthews will be held for trial on perjury charges.