Charles Geveden http://wfpl.org en Former Kentucky Justice Official Faces Ethics Charges http://wfpl.org/post/former-kentucky-justice-official-faces-ethics-charges <p>FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Executive Branch Ethics Commission has charged a former government official with violating the state's ethics code by allegedly using his position to solicit campaign contributions for Gov. Steve Beshear's re-election campaign last year.</p><p>The Ethics Commission took the action against former Deputy Justice Secretary Charles Geveden in a meeting Monday. The charges stem from accusations that Geveden solicited subordinates to contribute to the Beshear campaign.</p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 21:32:16 +0000 The Associated Press' Roger Alford 2781 at http://wfpl.org Former Kentucky Justice Official Faces Ethics Charges