Also: Some dry noodles shut down the governor's office. by Heidi Groover Former mayor Ed Murray and mayoral frontrunner Jenny Durkan have the same consultant. That consultant also lobbies the mayor on behalf of corporations. Is thatShow More Summary
SEATTLE — A Kent, Wash., man who earlier this year withdrew a lawsuit that helped expose a wider alleged child sex-abuse scandal that drove Ed Murray out of public office has refiled a legal case against Seattle’s former mayor. Delvonn Heckard… Read The post Accuser Files New Suit Against Former Mayor Ed Murray, Adds City of Seattle as Defendant appeared first on Towleroad.
Delvonn Heckard thinks he'll have a better shot with Murray out of office. by Steven Hsieh Mayor Ed Murray resigned last month. CITY OF SEATTLE / THE STRANGER Delvonn Heckard, the man whose withdrawn child sex abuse lawsuit against former...Show More Summary
We'll be busy putting our heads in a blender. by Heidi Groover Former #Seattle mayor Ed Murray says he watched signing of City legislation as a private citizen. Hear from him tonight on @KIRO7Seattle. pic.twitter.com/UxF9eZ0was— Patrick...Show More Summary
For many people, Ed Murray’s time as mayor will forever recall the horrific allegations against him, and his arguably tone-deaf response to those allegations — and rightfully so. While acknowledging the significance of that story, I feel fully unqualified to address it in any detail. So I’ll set the ominous cloud to one side, and […]
Inslee previously endorsed Ed Murray. by Heidi Groover Democratic Governor Jay Inslee has endorsed Jenny Durkan for mayor. The governor made the announcement in the above video just released by Durkan's campaign. Inslee says Durkan "has...Show More Summary
He was a bad flack. by The Stranger This is Benton Strong, a flack for former Seattle mayor Ed Murray. Today was his last day at work. Strong marked his last day at City Hall with an earnest goodbye and commentary on Taco Bell. We're...Show More Summary
"Thank you for your GREAT leadership, Mayor, your legacy will endure!" by Sydney Brownstone Seattle City Hall. Seattle.gov Last week, the Seattle Times published an op-ed from two advocates for child sex abuse survivors asking why why...Show More Summary
Seattle has its third mayor in less than a week, after former Mayor Ed Murray resigned amid allegations he sexually abused teenage boys decades ago. The City Council on Monday … Click to Continue »
This head-scratcher of a headline from the Belfast Telegraph was brought to our attention by Mike Pope: "Ed Murray: Sex abuse claim US mayor's time in Northern Ireland 'should be probed'". Ed Murray, the article explains, recently resigned as the mayor of Seattle under a cloud of allegations of sexual abuse. Amnesty International has asked for […]
Ed Murray stepped down after a fifth claim of child sexual assault became public on Tuesday.
by Ana Sofia Knauf Ed Murray is out and Bruce Harrell is in—for now. seattle city council City Council President Bruce Harrell Will Serve as Interim Mayor: Harrell, who represented parts of South Seattle on the council, was sworn in yesterday evening. Show More Summary
The Latest on the resignation of Seattle Mayor Ed Murray (all times local): 5:15 p.m. Seattle City Council President Bruce Harrell has been sworn in as the city's mayor, after … Click to Continue »
A cousin says Ed Murray sexually molested him as a boy.
"To the people of this special city and to my dedicated staff, I am sorry for this painful situation."
by Ana Sofia Knauf Washington State Representative Noel Frame represents the 36th Legislative District, which includes Ballard, Magnolia, and Queen Anne. Kelly O Yesterday, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced his resignation amid accusations from his cousin, Joseph Dyer, 54, that Murray sexually abused him as a teenager in the 1970s. Show More Summary
President Donald Trump’s son, Donald Trump Jr., took to Twitter to question why it took five allegations of sexual abuse against Ed Murray for the embattled Seattle mayor to resign. “It took 5?” the eldest of the president’s children wrote on Twitter, sharing a CNBC tweet reporting the news of...
by Heidi Groover Council President Bruce Harrell will replace Mayor Ed Murray for at least the next five days. City of Seattle Ed Murray Is Out: As of 5 pm today, Murray will no longer be the mayor. Yesterday, a fifth man came forward accusing Murray of sexually abusing him when the man was a teenager. Show More Summary
Ed Murray stood down after a fifth claim of child sexual assault became public on Tuesday.
Seattle's Mayor Ed Murray is resigning after five people accused him of sexually abusing them when they were children. Video provided by Newsy