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Thursday, October 21, 2010

Gwinnett County Commissioner Kenerly Indicted

A Gwinnett County grand jury on Wednesday indicted the county's longest-serving commissioner, Kevin Kenerly, on charges of bribery and failure to disclose a financial interest in two properties the county rezoned.

If convicted of all counts, Kenerly faces up to 22 years in prison.

The indictment says that Kenerly “directly or indirectly" accepted or agreed to accept 20 payments of $50,000 -- totaling $1 million -- as bribes for arranging for the county commission to buy a piece of unnamed real estate.

...County records show the first rezoning, from 2001, is a 24-acre property on Old Snellville Highway where the developer wanted to build apartments. The second rezoning, approved in 2005, was for a 4-acre property on ... Read more at

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