Attorney asks for Halcovage, former county employee to testify | News

The attorney for the four women who sued Schuylkill County Commissioner George F. Halcovage Jr. claiming sexual harassment and assault wants Halcovage and a former county employee he spoke to about the case to testify in court.

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