Lewis: Sutherland agrees to settle suit


Suit against Burleson County still in effect, Lewis says

Former Burleson County Judge Mike Sutherland has agreed to settle a federal lawsuit brought by a former clerk in the Burleson County Attorney’s office alleging that Sutherland sexually assaulted her in 2017 at the courthouse and at his business, according to a Houston attorney representing her. Attorney U.A. Lewis of Houston, representing the woman known in the court filing as Jane Doe, said…

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