Charline Rolley Can Keep $26K for Paid Leave

“I am just relieved.”

After a four-day trial in Baltimore City Circuit Court, the jury reached its verdict that Charline Rolley, former senior staffer to City Council President Bernard “Jack” Young, does not have to repay the city the salary that she received for maternity and sick leave she took while she was working for the Council President in 2010-2011.  “The city spent a lot of time and resources trying to blame one of its most dedicated employees,” commented Brooke Lierman, who represented Mrs. Rolley. 

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