School Board members are not above the law.
Petition under Virginia Code § 24.2-233
for Removal of Sandra Sue Evans
from the Fairfax County School Board
Section 24.2-233 of the Code of Virginia states the following in pertinent part:
“Upon petition, a circuit court may remove from office any elected officer or officer who has been appointed to fill an elective office, residing within the jurisdiction of the court:
- For neglect of duty, misuse of office, or incompetence in the performance of duties when that neglect of duty, misuse of office, or incompetence in the performance of duties has a material adverse effect upon the conduct of the office…”
THE UNDERSIGNED PETITIONERS believe that Mason District School Board representative Sandra Sue (“Sandy”) Evans has neglected her duties, misused her office and has demonstrated incompetence in the performance of her duties, all of which has had a material adverse effect upon the conduct of her office. Among other things, we note the following: