Fawkes observing Florida elections despite contempt charge

ST. CROIX - Elections Supervisor Caroline Fawkes said she expected to be excused for not showing up at a court hearing Monday because she told her attorney that she would be attending election visits and tours with elections officials in Florida.

V.I. Superior Court Judge Harold Willocks issued an arrest warrant for Fawkes on Monday after she failed to appear at the hearing, for which she had been subpoenaed to offer testimony and provide documents to the court.

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