This was posted on www.ocregister.com a couple of days ago...countywide politics remain interesting ...
Todd Spitzer, who aspires to be
Susan Kang Schroeder, chief of staff for Rackauckas, had confirmed earlier Saturday that Spitzer was no longer an assistant district attorney. “We are legally prohibited from commenting on the separation of Todd Spitzer's employment status due to confidentiality laws,” she said.
Assistant Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer spoke from the steps of the Old County Courthouse during the
Spitzer said he was fired because of the way he handled an information request with the
Public Administrator/Guardian John Williams issued a statement Saturday which did not name Spitzer but said that an assistant district attorney had tried to obtain information to which he was not entitled.
“He tried to get the information by claiming there was a legitimate law-enforcement purpose, using his current title as prosecutor, stating he was a former assemblyman and a county supervisor, and saying he knew me personally,” Williams said. “This conduct is unacceptable and cannot be tolerated.”