firing Fired City Clerk Will File Lawsuit Against Murray By Shelly Baskin • Oct 1, 2012 murrayky.gov Former Murray City Clerk Harla McClure will file a lawsuit against the city for wrongful termination. Attorney Thomas Clay says Mayor Bill Wells declined to reinstate McClure as city clerk. Wells fired McClure in early September on allegations of lying about the theft of a $50 city sticker. McClure denies any dishonesty and says it was a misunderstanding. Lawyer for Fired City Clerk Claims Termination Violated City Policies (Update) By Shelly Baskin • Sep 14, 2012 murrayky.gov City documents show that recently fired Murray City Clerk Harla McClure was let go due to a dispute over a city sticker.