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Leopold indictment further clouds Arundel political scene

Leopold indictment further clouds Arundel political scene

Anne Arundel County Executive John R. Leopold was smiling and upbeat Saturday after eating at a diner in his hometown, part of a county he has led for more than five years and where he now faces the political and legal fight of his career. Just one day before, Leopold was indicted on corruption charges alleging he used his taxpayer-funded security detail to arrange sexual liaisons and to defeat political adversaries. But he didn't want to discuss the allegations on his way out of the Double T Diner in Pasadena. He said he'll save that for court. "There are lots of things I would like to talk to you about, but I can't," said Leopold, a second-term Republican, as...

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