In Oklahoma, Fourth Republican Lawmaker Resigns Due To Alleged Sex Crimes

In Oklahoma, another Republican lawmaker has resigned due to allegations of sexual assault. (Photo is of Bryce Martlett / Mugshot)

In Oklahoma, another Republican lawmaker has resigned due to allegations of sexual assault according to Shareblue and NewsOK.com.

State Sen. Bryce Marlatt resigned Tuesday, six days after being charged with sexual battery because of an Uber driver's complaint. In his three-sentence resignation letter, Marlatt, R-Woodward, thanked his constituents but did not admit to any wrongdoing. The resignation was effective immediately.

According to Shareblue, three other Republic an lawmakers from the state of Oklahoma have resigned as well.

Travis Goss Brauer, former aide to Gov. Mary Fallin, who was investigated after allegations that he took a photo or video up a woman’s skirt inside the State Capitol. He is now facing charges that he destroyed or altered the cell phone and a laptop that were part of the investigation.

State Sen. Ralph Shortey has been charged with child sex trafficking and producing and transporting child pornography, as well as a charge of soliciting prostitution from a 17-year-old boy.

State Rep. Dan Kirby, who resigned after being accused of sexually harassing two of his former legislative assistants. Kirby has admitted that he asked one aide to send him topless photos and go with him to a strip club.

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