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Seattle mayor resigns after 5th child molestation charge comes from cousin - RT;

Seattle mayor resigns after 5th child molestation charge comes from cousin - RT

RTSeattle mayor resigns after 5th child molestation charge comes from cousinRTSeattle Mayor Ed Murray has announced his resignation after a fifth man came forward to accuse him of sexual abuse. The mayor has denied accusations that he repeatedly molested his 13-year-old cousin decades ago. In a statement released Tuesday, ...and more »

Seattle mayor quits after fifth sexual abuse claim - India.com

Seattle mayor quits after fifth sexual abuse claimIndia.comLos Angeles, Sep 13 (AFP) The mayor of the US Pacific Northwest city of Seattle has quit after his younger cousin became the fifth man to accuse the politician of sexual abuse. Ed Murray, 62, who had already confirmed he would not be seeking a second ...and more »

Seattle mayor Murray to resign post fifth sexual assault allegation - Business Standard

Seattle mayor Murray to resign post fifth sexual assault allegationBusiness StandardMayor of the US city of Seattle Ed Murray has decided to step down from office after fresh child sex-abuse allegation surfaced against him. Murray's decision came after Seattle Times quoted a cousin of the 62-year old mayor as saying that he had been ...and more »

Timeline of child sex-abuse allegations against Mayor Murray - Seattle Times

Timeline of child sex-abuse allegations against Mayor MurraySeattle TimesOct. 15, 1974: Ed Murray's mother, Anna Murray, dies in Olympia at 53. After her death, Murray — then living in Belfast, Northern Ireland — and his siblings move to the East Coast to live with relatives. Murray, in his early 20s, is taken in by a ...and more »

After 5th Sexual Abuse Allegation, Mayor Resigns - KABC;

After 5th Sexual Abuse Allegation, Mayor Resigns - KABC

KABCAfter 5th Sexual Abuse Allegation, Mayor ResignsKABCThe mayor of Seattle is resigning after a fifth person-his cousin-publicly accused him of sexual abuse, the Seattle Times reports. Joseph Dyer, 54, says Ed Murray, 62, forced him to have sex in a bedroom they shared at the home of Dyer's mother four ...and more »

Seattle's Democratic Mayor Ed Murray Finally Resigns, Almost a Decade After Disgraceful Local Press Coverup - NewsBusters (press release) (blog);

Seattle's Democratic Mayor Ed Murray Finally Resigns, Almost a Decade After Disgraceful Local Press Coverup - NewsBusters (press release) (blog)

NewsBusters (press release) (blog)Seattle's Democratic Mayor Ed Murray Finally Resigns, Almost a Decade After Disgraceful Local Press CoverupNewsBusters (press release) (blog)The world finally got an answer today to this question: "How many serious allegations of sexual abuse of minors have to be brought forth against Democrat Mayor Ed Murray before he'll do the right thing and resign?" Early Tuesday, Murray's fifth accuser ...and more »

Resignation an ignoble end to Seattle mayor's long career - Beaumont Enterprise;

Resignation an ignoble end to Seattle mayor's long career - Beaumont Enterprise

Beaumont EnterpriseResignation an ignoble end to Seattle mayor's long careerBeaumont EnterpriseFILE - This June 14, 2017 file photo Seattle Mayor Ed Murray takes a question at a news conference at City Hall in Seattle. Murray announced his resignation, Tuesday, Sept. 12 after a fifth man came forward and ... more. Photo: Elaine Thompson, AP ...and more »

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns amid sex abuse allegations - KIRO Seattle

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns amid sex abuse allegationsKIRO SeattleMayor Ed Murray is expected to resign at 5 p.m. Wednesday amid allegations from five sex abuse accusers. Murray made the announcement in a written statement at 1:07 p.m. Tuesday, roughly two hours after a fifth man accused him of sexual abuse decades ...and more »

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns after fifth claim of sexual abuse - Washington Post;

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns after fifth claim of sexual abuse - Washington Post

Washington PostSeattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns after fifth claim of sexual abuseWashington PostSeattle Mayor Ed Murray (D), facing multiple child sex-abuse allegations dating to the 1970s, will resign Wednesday, saying the damaging claims have become a distraction that threatens to undermine the city government's ability to serve it citizens ...and more »

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns after latest child sex-abuse allegation - WDIV Detroit;

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns after latest child sex-abuse allegation - WDIV Detroit

WDIV DetroitSeattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns after latest child sex-abuse allegationWDIV Detroit(CNN) - Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced his resignation Tuesday, hours after new sexual abuse allegations surfaced against the embattled politician. Murray, a Democrat and the city's first openly gay mayor, said he was resigning effective 5 p.m. ...and more »

With Ed Murray out as Seattle mayor, here's how his duties will be handled - Seattle Times;

With Ed Murray out as Seattle mayor, here's how his duties will be handled - Seattle Times

Seattle TimesWith Ed Murray out as Seattle mayor, here's how his duties will be handledSeattle TimesSeattle City Council President Bruce Harrell, left, will have five days to decide whether he will serve out the remainder of the term of Mayor Ed Murray, standing, who is resigning effective 5 p.m. Wednesday. (Greg Gilbert/The Seattle Times). City ...and more »

Mayor Ed Murray resigns after cousin accuses him of child sex abuse - ClickLancashire;

Mayor Ed Murray resigns after cousin accuses him of child sex abuse - ClickLancashire

ClickLancashireMayor Ed Murray resigns after cousin accuses him of child sex abuseClickLancashireMurray, a former Democratic state legislator elected mayor in 2013, said in a statement that he is resigning effective 5 p.m. Wednesday. Murray said in his statement that he was proud of what he accomplished in almost two decades in the state ...and more »

Seattle's mayor resigns after 5th accuser claims sexual abuse - Hot Air;

Seattle's mayor resigns after 5th accuser claims sexual abuse - Hot Air

Hot AirSeattle's mayor resigns after 5th accuser claims sexual abuseHot AirSeattle Democratic Mayor Ed Murray announced today that he will resign from office Wednesday. Murray has been accused of sexual abuse by five different people. The most recent allegation, by Murray's cousin, was published today by the Seattle Times:.and more »

Seattle mayor resigns in wake of new sexual abuse allegations - UPI.com;

Seattle mayor resigns in wake of new sexual abuse allegations - UPI.com

UPI.comSeattle mayor resigns in wake of new sexual abuse allegationsUPI.comSeattle Mayor Ed Murray announced his resignation on Tuesday amid an ongoing child sex-abuse scandal. Photo courtesy Wikipedia. Sept. 12 (UPI) -- The mayor of Seattle, Ed Murray, has announced his resignation, amid allegations of child sex-abuse.and more »

Will Bruce Harrell Be Seattle's New Mayor? - Patch.com;

Will Bruce Harrell Be Seattle's New Mayor? - Patch.com

Patch.comWill Bruce Harrell Be Seattle's New Mayor?Patch.comAs City Council president, the mayor job goes to South Seattle Councilman Bruce Harrell first. But he might not take it. 0. By Neal McNamara (Patch Staff) - Updated September 12, 2017 7:05 pm ET. Will Bruce Harrell Be Seattle's New Mayor? SEATTLE, WA ...and more »

Seattle Mayor Wes Uhlman survived recall attempt in 1975 - KIRO Seattle;

Seattle Mayor Wes Uhlman survived recall attempt in 1975 - KIRO Seattle

KIRO SeattleSeattle Mayor Wes Uhlman survived recall attempt in 1975KIRO SeattleSEATTLE - Before Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced his resignation effective 5 p.m. Wednesday, there were questions about his future in office. It's rare for a Seattle mayor to face a recall. Wes Uhlman was the last mayor of Seattle to face a recall ...and more »

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns amid new sexual abuse allegations - Salon

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns amid new sexual abuse allegationsSalonOn Tuesday morning, only hours after he was publicly accused of sexually abusing his younger cousin, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced he would resign. Murray's resignation will go into effect at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, the Seattle Times reported.and more »

Seattle mayor resigns after 5th sex abuse claim - WLS-TV;

Seattle mayor resigns after 5th sex abuse claim - WLS-TV

WLS-TVSeattle mayor resigns after 5th sex abuse claimWLS-TVThis June 14, 2017 file photo Seattle Mayor Ed Murray takes a question at a news conference at City Hall in Seattle. (Elaine Thompson, File). AP. Tuesday, September 12, 2017 05:46PM. SEATTLE --. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced his resignation ...and more »

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns just hours after his younger cousin became the FIFTH man to accuse him of sex abuse - Daily Mail;

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns just hours after his younger cousin became the FIFTH man to accuse him of sex abuse - Daily Mail

Daily MailSeattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns just hours after his younger cousin became the FIFTH man to accuse him of sex abuseDaily MailEd Murray has resigned as Seattle's mayor after a fifth victim has come forward accusing him of sexual abuse. Murray, 62, announced on Tuesday that he would not be seeking another term. Despite the move, the embattled politician insisted that the slew ...and more »

Seattle Mayor Resigns Amid Added Allegation Of Sex Abuse - NPR;

Seattle Mayor Resigns Amid Added Allegation Of Sex Abuse - NPR

NPRSeattle Mayor Resigns Amid Added Allegation Of Sex AbuseNPRSeattle Mayor Ed Murray resigned Tuesday following the publication of new allegations that he sexually abused a cousin at a family home in the 1970s. In a statement, Murray denied the charge, but said that he is resigning effective the end of the ...and more »