Categories
Uncategorized

Republican former Michigan House speaker claims relationship with sister-in-law was consensual and after she was already 18

Republican former Michigan State Speaker of the House Lee Chatfield, responding to reports of a criminal investigation by the Lansing Police Department over a complaint filed by his own sister-in-law who alleges Chatfield, 33, molested her beginning in 2009 when she was 15 and continued “sexual exploitation” of her until July 2021, claims through his lawyer their sexual relationship was consensual in both her age at the time, 18, and she did so willingly, the Detroit News reports.

Chatfield lawyer Mary Chartier also admitted it wasn’t the only extramarital affair Chatfield has had. That the MAGA bro former legislator’s first public response to such a report is “limited hangout” type damage control is pretty impressive. This guy must really be fucked.

The unnamed woman’s lawyer, Jamie White, said Chatfield’s sexual abuse of her client continued well into her adulthood, even on her wedding night. Chatfield is the second Republican member of the Michigan State House to find his treatment of women scrutinized in recent months after Rep Steve Marino’s well-chronicled campaign of aggression against ex-girlfriend and out-of-his-league Dem colleague Rep Mari Manoogian ended with a House sergeant babysitting Marino on the chamber floor to ensure he didn’t violate the restraining order Manoogian filed against him.

UPDATE 1/8/21 1:59 PM: Bridge Michigan spoke directly with the accuser, who stepped forward and identified herself as Rebekah Chatfield, married to Lee’s brother Aaron, who also went on the record and says he fully supports his wife’s allegations against his older brother, Lee.

Created by potrace 1.16, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2019

Now is not the time to talk about over-the-top GOP responses

45 mins ago

Cops find explosives in Crooks’s car

55 mins ago

“Maybe there is” something “Second Amendment people” can do to stop Hillary Clinton from taking away their guns: Trump in 2016

2 hours ago

Man who survived attempted lynching issues statement

2 hours ago

Not too soon to start with the “DEI caused this” bullshit

3 hours ago

White male shooter typical unassuming loner with a gun

4 hours ago

Trump rallies his base after attack

4 hours ago

Report: shooter tentatively identified by feds

12 hours ago

Garland ready to investigate attack

14 hours ago

Comer calls for hearing testimony by Secret Service head

15 hours ago

Trump posts to Truth following ear wound

15 hours ago

President Biden reacts to Trump assassination attempt

16 hours ago

Video of Trump rushed from stage sounds like shots in distance

17 hours ago

Trump taken off stage after shots fired at rally

18 hours ago

Richard Simmons has died

19 hours ago

RNC Speakers include Tucker Carlson, few women

20 hours ago

Fox News would’ve shown the photos if the victims were white

23 hours ago

Orange Felon screams at several House Republicans over failure to pass amendment defunding Jack Smith out of commitee

1 day ago

SUV plunges into hot, acidic pond at Yellowstone Park

1 day ago

Random thoughts Friday, Volume CLXXXI

2 days ago

Dr Drunken Johnson doesn’t think Vice President Kamala Harris is very smart: “She’s got a double-digit ID”

2 days ago

Scientists say first living organism on Earth was an early riser

2 days ago

WATCH LIVE: Biden holds Michigan rally day after presser

2 days ago

Meta creates two-tiered justice system for Trump

2 days ago

Karen threatening to call Secret Service again

2 days ago

Stephen Miller’s outfit asks to be removed from Project 2025 site

2 days ago

Poseidon statute facing removal over conflict with Mayan god

2 days ago

QAdulteress at least pretending this challenge is sincere

2 days ago

Judge tosses Rudy’s bankruptcy

2 days ago

Kari Lake, a 2024 Senate candidate, asks Arizona Supreme Court to declare she won 2022 gubernatorial election or order a re-do

2 days ago

Jury begins deliberating in Menendez trial

2 days ago

Ginger-headed mascot shitposts other ginger-headed mascot

2 days ago

Nepal falls to communism

2 days ago

Big Dem donors withholding $90 million pledged to Biden PAC

2 days ago

Not all Jews will have to be federally registered under Project 2025

2 days ago

Sitting Congressman fills in for incarcerated felon on live stream

2 days ago

Jeffries gives incredibly vague statement on Biden meeting

2 days ago

RFK Jr apologizes to sexual assault accuser, apology not accepted

2 days ago

Redbox DVD rental machine service shutting down

2 days ago

Paunchy, balding autocrats say they have it all figured out

2 days ago

Florida pastor fed THC gummy to teen relative, molested her: cops

2 days ago

Project 2025 team pre-delegitimizing 2024 election, just in case

2 days ago

Brainwormed enough to think Dems want him to replace Biden

2 days ago

Orange Felon screams to Republicans to force SAVE act

2 days ago

WSJ economist survey finds Trump worse for inflation

2 days ago

Cuckquean reportedly will appear at RNC with adulterous spouse

3 days ago

US, Germany foil Russian assassination plot against arms maker

3 days ago

As President dives into policy, Orange Opponent sells sneakers

3 days ago

Report finds Israeli military Uvalde’d Hamas attack response

3 days ago

WATCH LIVE: Biden’s “Do or Die” press conference

3 days ago

x
x
x
x
x
x