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Seattle Mayor Ed Murray resigns after fifth child sex-abuse allegation

Seattle Times Tuesday, 12 September 2017 ()
Seattle Mayor Ed Murray has resigned hours after a fifth man — a relative — made public allegations Murray molested him when he was a child.
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On Tuesday, hours after new allegations that he sexually abused a younger cousin decades ago surfaced, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced that he will resign. In a statement, Murray said, "While the allegations against me are not true, it is important that my personal issues do not affect the ability...

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