On December 16,Craig voted against a cloture motion filed relative to the USA PATRIOT Act ; the motion ultimately earned only 52 votes, and so a Democratic filibuster against extension of the act due to expire at the end of was permitted to continue. In SeptemberCraig's attorney argued before a three-judge panel of the Minnesota Court of Appeals that there was insufficient evidence to find Craig guilty of a misdemeanor. Retrieved October 4, Webarchive template wayback links All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from September Articles with permanently dead external links Articles with dead external links from November CS1 maint: At a news conference on September 1,Craig announced his intent to resign, "with sadness and deep regret", effective September 30,
Republican Senator Roy Ashburn arrested for drunken driving after leaving a gay bar despite having opposed gay rights measures in the Legislature.
Larry Craig scandal
I took that trust and I turned it into a glory hole in an airport bathroom. Retrieved on September 8, Adobe Acrobat Reader required for viewing. Twilegar with 61 percent of the vote. Larry Edwin CraigCase No. I was trying to handle this matter myself quickly and expeditiously. I am not gay.
The motion argued that Craig had entered the plea under stress caused by media inquiries into his sexuality. Retrieved September 3, Complaint in Minnesota v. You know the one. Larry Edwin CraigCase No. Retrieved on September 2, Additional reporting by Rick Cowan and Chris Wilson.