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Cincinnati Attorney Mary Jill Donovan Indicted
A local defense attorney finds herself on the other of the law, after she's indicted by a federal grand jury.
The grand jury indicted Mary Jill "MJ" Donovan on a charge of conspiracy and two counts of obstruction of justice.
Investigators say she told clients to destroy the sim cards for cell phones.
According to the indictment, the Hamilton County Prosecutor's office gave Donovan records of phone calls by her clients that were recorded at the Hamilton County Justice Center and the Butler County Jail
She is due in federal court for an initial appearance before a judge next Thursday.
Mary Jill Donovan is married to former Hamilton County Chief Deputy Sean Donovan. He lost a bid to become sheriff in last November's election.