Nathaniel J McFadden

Baltimore Democratic Del. Curt Anderson faces ethics panel over sexual misconduct allegations

Baltimore Democratic Del. Curt Anderson faces ethics panel over sexual misconduct allegations

Maryland lawmakers spent seven hours behind closed doors Wednesday as a legislative ethics panel met to consider allegations against Del. Curt Anderson, who has been accused by several women of sexual misbehavior.

Anderson, a Baltimore Democrat, arrived in Annapolis a few minutes after the scheduled 9:30 a.m. meeting of the Joint Committee on Legislative Ethics. Minutes later, panel members voted to close the meeting — standard practice when it considers allegations against members of the General Assembly.

After the meeting ended at about 3:30 p.m.,...

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