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Sexual harassment complaint filed against former public defender

Update: 4:36 pm, 9/3/13, Tuesday COLES COUNTY -- An attorney has until the end of Tuesday to respond to a complaint.
Update: 4:36 pm, 9/3/13, Tuesday
COLES COUNTY -- An attorney has until the end of Tuesday to respond to a complaint. The Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission filed a complaint against Lonnie Lutz last week.

It accused him of battering three different women. Lutz served as the county's public defender until he retired in June.

The commission hasn't gotten a response yet, but Lutz can respond via mail. If he does that, it just has to be postmarked by Tuesday.
Original: 4:01 pm, 8/21/13, Wednesday
COLES COUNTY -- A former attorney is accused of harassing former clients. Lonnie Lutz served as the county's public defender for more than 30-years. He retired in June.

He's accused of making unwanted sexual advances toward three women while on the job. The State's Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission filed a complaint against him.
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