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  • Leslie E. Johnson (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    Leslie Johnson sentenced to 1 year in prison on P.G. corruption charges

    Former Prince George's County Councilwoman Leslie E. Johnson, who followed her husband's ambitions into politics last year, will now follow in his footsteps to prison.

  • Gov't: Leslie Johnson should get year plus in jail

    Prosecutors are asking a judge to sentence former Prince George's County council member Leslie E. Johnson to a year or more in jail, saying she was part of a corrupt culture including illicit fundraising for her council race.

  • Candidate Arthur Turner (right) greets voters Ricardo Lewis and his wife Sandra Livingston-Lewis (left) of Mitchellville, who arrived in the rain to vote. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    P.G. voters hope new chapter begins with special election

    Prince George's County residents went to the polls Tuesday hoping not just to elect a replacement for former County Council member Leslie E. Johnson, but to close the book on one of the corruption-plagued county's most embarrassing scandals.

  • P.G. voters get set to fill Johnson's council seat

    Prince George's County voters will go to the polls Tuesday to choose the likely replacement for former County Council member Leslie E. Johnson.

  • P.G. sets schedule for special election

    Prince George's County officials have scheduled special primary and general elections to replace former County Council member Leslie E. Johnson.

  • PG sets election for Johnson's seat

    Prince George's County officials have scheduled special primary and general elections to replace former County Council member Leslie E. Johnson.

  • Prince George's County Councilwoman Leslie Johnson, 59, wife of former Prince George's County Executive Jack Johnson, stops to make a brief statement to reporters as she makes her exit after entering her plea of guilty to the charge of conspiring to obstruct a federal corruption investigation, at the U.S. District Court in Greenbelt, Md., Thursday, June 30, 2011. (Rod Lamkey Jr/The Washington Times)

    Leslie Johnson attends meeting on P.G. zoning

    Prince George's Council member Leslie E. Johnson returned to work Monday, three days after she relinquished her county-issued vehicle, phone and computer in accordance with sanctions levied last week by her colleagues.

  • City State: Morning Roundup

    A pressured Johnson resigns from P.G. council post; D.C. proceeds with medical marijuana as feds reconsider its hands-off approach; Kaine OK with potential challenge from Rep. Bobby Scott; Northern Virginia business leaders opposing deal with unions for Dulles rail construction; Thirteen die on Virginia roads over Fourth; Redistricting begins in Maryland; Slots revenue declined last month in Maryland.

  • Leslie E. Johnson (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    Leslie Johnson resigns from P.G. County Council

    Prince George's County Council member Leslie E. Johnson resigned from her post Tuesday, five days after pleading guilty to federal charges of conspiracy to commit witness and evidence tampering.

  • Leslie E. Johnson (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    Leslie Johnson resigns P.G. council seat

    Leslie E. Johnson resigned Tuesday from the Prince George's County Council, five days after she pleaded guilty to destroying evidence in a federal corruption probe.

  • Leslie E. Johnson (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    Johnson's refusal to step down roils P.G. Council

    Prince George's County Council member Leslie E. Johnson's refusal to resign after a pair of felony convictions could become a major distraction in coming months and slow the learning process for her eventual successor, colleagues say.

  • Prince George's County Council member Leslie Johnson, wife of former County Executive Jack B. Johnson, leaves the U.S. District Courthouse in Greenbelt, Md., on June 30, 2011, after pleading guilty to corruption charges. (Rod Lamkey Jr./The Washington Times)

    Leslie Johnson pleads to 2 conspiracy counts

    Prince George's County Council member Leslie E. Johnson pleaded guilty Thursday to charges that she flushed a $100,000 check down a toilet and hid tens of thousands of dollars in her bra to keep the money from federal investigators closing in on her husband, former County Executive Jack B. Johnson.

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    It's a common question, asked everyday: "How are you?" However, when Dr. Dawne M. Carroll, a family-practice physician, has put that question to her patients in recent months, many of them have broken down in tears.

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