10 Feet, 10 Inches Keeps Pastor Chris Thornton, Appointed To McKinney City Council, From Taking SeatPastor Chris Thornton was appointed to the city council on December 1 to replace La’Shadion Shemwell who was voted out of office in a November recall election.
McKinney Voters Recall Councilman La'Shadion Shemwell“This is not the outcome we wanted, but one we fully expected," said Shemwell in a statement.
McKinney City Councilman La'Shadion Shemwell Challenging Recall Election In Court"I should not have to take your disrespect," Shemwell said to the mayor and city council during Tuesday night's meeting.
Controversial McKinney Councilman La'Shadion Shemwell To Face Recall Election Unless He ResignsAt Tuesday night's McKinney City Council meeting, the City Secretary confirmed a recall petition contained more than enough signatures to force a citywide vote this May.
Petition For Recall Election Of McKinney Councilman La'Shadion Shemwell To Be Turned In FridayPetition organizers need more than 2,100 verified signatures of McKinney voters to force a recall election.
Tensions Flare At McKinney Town Hall Meeting Held By City Councilman La'Shadion ShemwellCouncil Member La'Shadion Shemwell asked McKinney police to intervene as he sparred with a former supporter over his record Monday night.
McKinney Councilman La'Shadion Shemwell Calls For 'Black State Of Emergency'; Police Association Calls For ResignationA controversial McKinney City Council Member is drawing criticism from the McKinney Police Association for comments he made at Tuesday night's city council meeting.
Effort To Remove North Texas City Councilman Accused Of Domestic Violence StallsIt will take an election to change the city charter in McKinney before voters can have a say on council member La’Shadion Shemwell.
McKinney City Councilman Arrested, Charged With 'Continuous Violence Against Family'McKinney city councilman La'Shadion Shemwell has been arrested and charged with continuous violence against family.
Settlement Agreement Reached In McKinney 'Pool Party' LawsuitMcKinney Mayor George Fuller accused a Dallas-based community activist of using political extortion rhetoric and threats and cancelled a planned meeting.
Embattled City Council Member Votes To Censure HimselfMcKinney City Councilman La’Shadion Shemwell apologized to the McKinney police officer who pulled him over, saying he doesn’t believe he is a racist, but that institutional racism does exist in policing.
McKinney Councilman Arrested During Traffic Stop Vows Not To Step DownPeople spoke out in support of La'Shadion Shemwell and against his behavior during a traffic stop.
McKinney Councilman Arrested For Refusing To Sign Traffic Citation Will Not ResignIn a Facebook Live Thursday night, La’Shadion Shemwell again claimed his arrest was racially motivated.
McKinney Councilman Silent After Police Release Body Cam Of His ArrestMcKinney Police are letting body cam video speak for itself in defense of an arrest involving a city council member.
McKinney Council Member Says He Was Arrested For Racial, Political ReasonsMcKinney City Council Member La’Shadion Shemwell claims racial profiling and political retribution were behind his arrest during traffic stop.