Section 84.  Defense.
   The Town may provide for proper legal defense of its officials and employees when they are parties to suits arising from the lawful performance of their official duties. The Town Attorney may be used in this defense or the Town Council may provide special legal counsel when it would not be appropriate or convenient for the Town Attorney to conduct the defense. The Town Council may appropriate funds to defray the costs of any such special legal defense, including the costs of insurance policies or other programs offering such protection.