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Last week officers found Shortey in a room at a Super 8 Motel with a teenage boy.

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This is not the first sex scandal to surface during this legislative session.

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Jane is a Legislative Assistant in the House of Representatives. She agreed to speak about claims of the sexual harassment made by staffers at the Oklahoma State Capitol.

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canada goose store Kirby attempted to resign, then rescinded in Dec of 2016. His decision prompted an investigation by the House Rules Committee into the conduct of Kirby and Rep. William Fourkiller (D Adair) who was accused of harassing a high school student working as a canada goose coats page canada goose clearance at the capitol. canada goose store

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In a canada goose outlet historic first, the committee voted to recommend to expel Kirby. A representative had never been recommended for expulsion in the chamber century long existence. Kirby resigned several days later. It was official March, 1, 2017.

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At the time of the sexual harassment investigation into Rep. Dan Kirby, Speaker of the canada goose coats on sale House Charles McCall said “there is simply no excuse for sexual harassment by lawmakers at the Capitol In a statement on Wednesday, he reiterated his stance.

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