Ohio Village Mayor Resigns After Harassing Gay Police Officer

From ThinkProgress Mon Feb 11 2013, 16:17:46

The mayor of the tiny 2,000-resident village of Pomeroy, Ohio has resigned after allegations that she repeatedly harassed a gay police officer. According to Police Chief Mark Proffitt, Mayor Mary McAngus regularly referred to Officer Kyle Calendine as "a queer" and objected to his partner visiting him at the police station: Proffitt wrote that McAngus [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!