Allison Donahue

Local group ‘disgusted’ by Lucido photo

BY: - August 2, 2021

An organization that has called for the resignation of Macomb County Prosecutor Peter Lucido is “disgusted” by a recent photograph on social media that involves a birthday party fundraiser for him held on Thursday. It shows the GOP official’s right hand on the buttocks of a woman.  “You would think someone with four sexual harassment […]

Judge on alleged ‘inappropriate’ touching by Lucido: ‘If I don’t speak up, how is anything going to change?’

BY: - March 22, 2021

Updated, 6:26 p.m., 3/23/21 with comments from Lucido Ingham County Judge Lisa McCormick said in an interview with the Advance this month that then-state Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.) in 2019 inappropriately touched her during a formal meeting.  Lucido last year stepped down from the Legislature after winning his race for Macomb County prosecutor. Gov. […]

A Senate probe found Lucido sexually harassed women. Now he’s running for Macomb County prosecutor.

BY: - March 25, 2020

State Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.) says he will run for Macomb County prosecutor this fall. This announcement follows a state Senate sexual harassment investigation this month that resulted in Lucido losing his position chairing the Senate Advice and Consent Committee, which oversees key gubernatorial appointments. Lucido serves on Michigan’s Elder Abuse Task Force, the […]

A Senate probe found Lucido sexually harassed women. The Republican falsely claims he was exonerated.  

BY: - March 6, 2020

State Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.) lost his position chairing the Senate Advice and Consent Committee after a Senate Business Office investigation released Thursday determined accusations of sexual harassment were deemed “credible” and the incidents in question “more likely than not” occurred.  Investigators wrote in their report: “Lucido’s conduct ‘demonstrates an unfortunate pattern of behavior’ […]

Lucido yanked from key Senate post after sexual harassment probe kicked off by Donahue’s story

BY: - March 5, 2020

A months-long Senate Business Office investigation into sexist comments made by state Sen. Peter Lucido (R-Shelby Twp.) concluded Thursday, resulting in a decision from Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey (R-Clarklake) to remove Lucido from his position as chair of the influential Senate Advice and Consent Committee. Lucido will also be required to participate in additional […]