MOREHEAD, Ky. — The Kentucky Supreme Court docket has suspended an Japanese Kentucky prosecutor who promised to assist a defendant in change for nude pictures.
Ronnie Goldy is the commonwealth’s lawyer for Bathtub, Menifee, Montgomery and Rowan counties. Though the courtroom quickly suspended him, it stated in its Friday order that solely the Common Meeting can take away Goldy from workplace by impeachment, the Courier Journal reported.
The newspaper beforehand reported that Goldy exchanged 230 pages of Fb messages with a feminine defendant. Goldy testified at a Sept. 8 listening to that he didn’t bear in mind sending the messages however didn’t deny having achieved so. The lady has testified that in change for pictures, Goldy withdrew warrants and had circumstances continued. She additionally stated that she had intercourse with the prosecutor.
Along with the suspension, Goldy additionally faces attainable disbarment. He didn’t instantly reply to a message from the paper.