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Shamed Aberdeen councillor Alan Donnelly again urged to resign as watchdog extends ban

1 month ago   |   By Press and Journal

Shamed Aberdeen councillor Alan Donnelly has been urged to resign after it was confirmed that a watchdog investigation into his sexual assault conviction could roll on for another three months.
The Standards Commission has barred the former deputy lord provost from the Town House until September while a report into misconduct allegations is finalised.
An initial three-month ban, imposed in March, was due to expire today but the ethics watchdog for elected politicians has now suspended him until September 3.
Donnelly has refused to resign from the council after being convicted of sexual...
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