Fatrher And Son Charged In Arson Conspiracy Against Lawmaker

A Berkeley County man and his son face charges of plotting to burn a state lawmaker's house. The Herald Mail in Maryland says that Darryl Edmond Palmer and Matthew Brian Palmer have each been charged with conspiracy to commit first-degree arson after conspiring to burn Delegate Stephen Skinner's home in retaliation for a lawsuit he filed against them over a consumer issue. More court dates for the Palmers are pending.