Trial Underway For St. Rep. Sue Schmitz

Decatur, AL (WSFA)-Jury selection is underway in the trial of State Representative Sue Schmitz. The 63-year-old teacher and lawmaker is accused of fraud in a 9-count indictment.

She's the first legislator to stand trial in the long running probe of Alabama's two-year college system.

Schmitz worked from 2003 to 2006 for a prevention program for troubled youth operated through Central Alabama Community College.