Amid allegations of child sexual abuse, Seattle mayor declines to seek a second term

Amid allegations of child sexual abuse, Seattle mayor declines to seek a second term
A tech candidate for Seattle mayor? Murray's exit opens the door to outsiders
Saying that rape allegations against him fed into the “worst possible” stereotypes of gay men, a somber Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced Tuesday that he would not seek another term in office. “It tears me to pieces to have to step away,” said Murray

SEATTLE — Seattle Mayor Ed Murray ended his campaign for re-election Tuesday — bowing out of a race that weeks ago he had been expected to win easily, shutting the door on a second term in Seattle's highest office and aborting a political career that … . Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced Tuesday he is dropping his campaign for reelection following allegations from four men that Murray had sexually abused them as teens. Murray, the city's first openly gay mayor, will serve out his current term, which … . SEATTLE — The Latest on Seattle mayor dropping re-election bid (all times local):. 11:16 a.m.. A man who claimed that Seattle Mayor Ed Murray sexually abused him in the 1980s when he was a teenager says the mayor's decision to drop his re-election bid

Before Ed Murray became Mayor, he served Seattle in the state House and Senate. Former colleagues at the state Capitol spoke today about Murray's time in Olympia. Drew Mikkelsen, KING 6:30 PM. PDT May 09, 2017. In an exclusive interview with KING 5. Mayor Ed Murray and husband Michael Shiosaki, left, arrive at Alki Bathhouse on Tuesday morning for Murray's announcement about his political future. (Mike Siegel / The Seattle Times). Share story. By Seattle Times staff. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray spoke

Seattle Mayor Abandons Re-Election Campaign After Sex Claims
Seattle Mayor Abandons Re-Election Campaign After Sex Claims

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray says he is dropping his re-election bid following allegations by four men that he sexually abused them when they were teenagers decades ago. | May 9, 2017, at 4:53 p.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon · Google +; Cancel. Seattle

The man who has sued Seattle Mayor Ed Murray making claims of sexual abuse is pleased with the mayor's decision not to seek a second term, but believes he should resign. In a statement released by his lawyers, Delvonn Heckard called Murray's

Alex Jones' conspiracy theory website Infowars.com has turned out its own hot take on one of Seattle's latest tax proposals. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray proposed a new tax on sugary beverages earlier this year, a tax since altered to include artificial …

SEATTLE — Dogged by allegations of sexual abuse, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray said Tuesday that he will not run for a second term. The one-term Seattle mayor announced his decision at the Alki Bathhouse Tuesday morning amid growing speculation that he

Seattle's Mayor Won't Seek Reelection After Claims He Sexually Abused Teens

Seattle mayor Ed Murray drops re-election bid amid sexual abuse claim scandal
Seattle mayor Ed Murray drops re-election bid amid sexual abuse claim scandal

Mayor Murray is ending his bid for re-election due to controversy clouding his campaign. (GeekWire Photo / Monica Nickelsburg). With Seattle Mayor Ed Murray stepping aside amid allegations of sexual abuse that he denies, the city's mayoral race is … . Activist Nikkita Oliver, shown at a community meeting in February, was one of the early, high-profile candidates to announce a run against Mayor Ed Murray. (Bettina Hansen / The Seattle Times). Key election dates, candidates and more things you need to. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray said Tuesday that he would not seek reelection as he fights claims that he sexually abused teenage boys decades ago. Murray, a Democrat who is openly gay and married, has denied the charges since they were first made public

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Ends Re-election Campaign Amid Allegations of Sex Abuse
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray Ends Re-election Campaign Amid Allegations of Sex Abuse
The mayor's announcement comes after four man came forward saying Murray abused them sexually in the 1980s. Below are reactions to the mayor's announcement from two men accusing him of assault. Jeff Simpson. I'm mixed. There are mixed emotions.

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Seattle Mayor Ed Murray on Tuesday ended his campaign for re-election amid allegations that he sexually abused children in the 1980s. “The mayor's race must be focused on the issues, not a scandal, which it would be focused on if I remained in this …
A tech candidate for Seattle mayor? Murray's exit opens the door to outsiders
A tech candidate for Seattle mayor? Murray's exit opens the door to outsiders

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray speaks during a rally at the beginning of the March For Science in Seattle, Washington, U.S. April 22, 2017. REUTERS/David Ryder. By Tom James | SEATTLE. SEATTLE Seattle Mayor Ed Murray, who has been accused by four men


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