Embroiled State Senator Hires Attorney, Plans To Resign By Wednesday
Gov. Mary Fallin, Oklahoma County Republicans and Senate Democrats are calling for Shortey's resignation, but he is still collecting his $38,000 salary.
A Republican state senator facing felony child prostitution charges after police say he solicited sex from a 17-year-old boy plans to resign his seat by Wednesday evening, his attorney said. The Oklahoma Senate has voted to punish Shortey, who police say was fo.
Moore police conducting a welfare check on a teenage boy last week found the youth in a hotel room with Shortey.
State Sen. Ralph Shortey will resign, his attorney said Monday night.
Blau said he'd recently been retained by Shortey and that it was premature to comment on the charges until he had more time to discuss the case with his client.
Blau said he expects a not-guilty plea will be entered on Shortey's behalf when he makes his initial appearance in court later this week. Ralph Shortey, after child prostitution charges were filed against him last week.
During a heated town hall meeting last month, Shortey suggested a bill that would have changed drug laws (State Question 780 and 781) that were approved by Oklahoma voters last November citing worry about his own children's safety.
A search of the teen's tablet computer also allegedly revealed a series of sexually explicit exchanges where Shortey offered the teen money in exchange for "sexual stuff".
Right now it looks like most of the rain and snow will pass north of the area, but we'll track that potential through the week. Madison's 2017 precipitation total (rain plus snow converted to liquid) stayed at 5.74 inches, 1.87 inches above normal.
When the company announced February 24 it would close 130-140 stores, it had more than 1,000 locations in the US and Puerto Rico. Another national retailer is going to close some stores, but the list does not include any in the Quad Cities.
We can foresee season 3 generating some great ratings for the premiere, but then falling fast after that if it is not up to snuff. The big surprise that goes with this is simply that this move happened following a pretty big cliffhanger at the end of season 2.
If the news has any weight to it then we will find out shortly what the company has in store for users. This has sparked speculation that the company could unveil new devices tomorrow without a press event.
She is invited to play a game with fellow muppets Oscar, Abby and Grover, where they must point out different shapes. Julia's puppeteer, Stacey Gordon , also happens to be the mother of an autistic son.
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While Robinson was not technically a starter, he had 83 tackles and played as the middle linebacker in sub packages. Giants general manager Jerry Reese is doing his part to keep the NFL's second-best scoring defense together.
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Simon, 82, the co-founder of Simon Property Group, has a net worth estimated at $2.8 billion, the same as past year , Forbes said. Much of Trump's slide, the publication said, is linked to a drop in the value of real estate in midtown Manhattan.
Having contested Foyle unsuccessfully at the 1983, 1987 and 1992 Westminster elections, he became MP for Mid Ulster in 1997. He had stepped down as Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister in January and had been unwell for several months.
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