Council members indicted

Three members of Century Town Council charged with violating open meetings law

Three Century council members, Sandra McMurray Jackson, Ann Cofield Brooks and Luis Gomez, Jr., have been charged with noncriminal violations of the Florida Government in the Sunshine Law.

The indictments arose from an incident during on or about July 31, 2018 alleging that while each was a member of the Century Town Council did engage in a discussion or exchange of information with other members of the Century Town Council, regarding a matter which foreseeably could come before said board or commission for action outside of a public meeting, which violates the Sunshine Law.

According to a...