Gregg Hovious

The Louisville Metro Council Charging Committee that impeached Councilwoman Judy Green, D-1, says the embattled lawmaker and her legislative aide have ignored subpoenas for key documents in Green’s expulsion trial.

The committee’s lawyer filed a motion Monday asking the Metro Council Court to compel Green and her assistant Andrea Jackson to produce e-mails and other documents that relate to the Green Clean Team and 100 Black Men, which were at the center of her two ethics violations.

Attorney Gregg Hovious says Green has failed to comply with the requests filed a month ago and asks council members to find her in default. Hovious further says Jackson must provide proof to show her inability to access the document and that Green’s ouster from office should be immediate.

“Despite having been ordered to produce these documents, (Councilwoman) Green has refused to comply, communicating through her counsel that she has no intention of making any response to the subpoena,” says Hovious. “Her decision to defy the authority of the council court by refusing to participate in the hearing process warrants the entry of an order that finds her in default.”

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