• Former Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam pardoned a state senator with a misdemeanor for his relationship with his 17-year-old assistant

    4 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Former Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images
    On his way out of office, former Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam pardoned a state legislator of a misdemeanor for dating his underage assistant.
    State Sen. Joe Morrissey, a Democrat from Richmond, was convicted of contributing to the delinquency of a minor in 2014.
    Morrissey began dating his law assistant when he was in his 50s and she was 17. They are now married with children.
    On his way out of office, former Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam pardoned a state senator who was convicted in 2014 for dating his 17-year-old law firm...
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