Last year, real-estate developer and art collector Ron Pizzuti opened the doors to the Pizzuti Collection in the Short North, a venue at which to showcase his vast art collection. After purchasing his first piece of art in 1972, he has since amassed more than 1,500 works by artists ranging from Frank Stella to Ai [...]
Two Aides to Former AG Marc Dann Plead Guilty to Ethics Charges
Two top aides to former Attorney General Marc Dann Thursday pleaded guilty to misdemeanor ethics charges after investigations that followed Dann’s resignation in 2008.
Dann’s former chief of staff Edgar Simpson was fined $1,000 and given until July 1, 2010 to pay the amount in full. Former communications chief Leo Jennings was fine $1,000 on each of two charges. Jennings also received two years probation and was ordered to serve 50 hours of community service.
Dann admitted having an affair with a subordinate and later resigned following a sexual harassment scandal in his office.