The district will argue that the student “actively invited and encouraged Pugh’s text messaging.”
The attorney for former Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh says the allegations against him are outrageous.
Charles Pugh is asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit by a teenager who says the ex-council president made sexual advances toward him.
“I’m not proud of what we talked about, but the point is that I didn’t force him to do it, I didn’t ask him to do it,” Pugh insisted. “And for you to come here and say that I fled, I didn’t flee.”
He was 17 when he met the then-City Council president through a Detroit schools mentoring program.
No charges will be filed against the former Detroit City Council President regarding an alleged inappropriate relationship with an 18-year-old student he mentored.
A criminal complaint targeting former Detroit City Council President Charles Pugh was filed this week by Madison Heights police.
“I’ve found the strength to move on with my life despite a deliberate effort to destroy me,” says ex-Detroit City Councilman Charles Pugh.
Two months ago it was Seattle … this time it appears to be New York City.
Saunteel Jenkins said there are reports of items missing from a division Charles Pugh oversaw.