Alabama Democratic Party releases statement on Sue Schmitz

MONTGOMERY, AL.,  -- The Alabama Democratic Party released the following statement regarding the case of Sue Schmitz:

"While Sue Schmitz has faithfully served the people of House District 6 and the State of Alabama and has been an award winning and dedicated teacher in Madison County, we respect the findings of the court system. Under our system of laws a person convicted of a crime is afforded a right to an appeal. Our prayers are with Sue, her husband, children, grandchildren and her many family members and friends across Alabama", stated Jim Spearman, Executive Director of the Alabama Democratic Party.