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Ex-Trumbull County engineer reprimanded for participation in lawsuit

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COLUMBUS, Ohio - A former Trumbull County engineer was reprimanded by the Ohio Ethics Commission after he participated in a lawsuit settlement between the county and his business partner.

The $300,000 settlement came after a business partner of David DeChristofaro sued the county over his company's removal from a Newton Falls covered bridge project that was later finished by another company. 

The ethics commission will not ask the Trumbull County prosecutor to pursue charges because DeChristofaro did not profit from the lawsuit settlement.

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