Oklahoma judge resigns amid sexual misconduct allegations
March 26, 2021
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma County judge resigned Friday after three female attorneys came forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against him.
Jari Askins, the chief administrative officer of the state's court system, said Oklahoma County Judge Timothy Henderson called her Friday to notify her of his resignation.
Henderson has not been charged, but Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater confirmed he launched an investigation last week after three female attorneys came forward with "serious sexual assault allegations against the judge."
Henderson's resignation was first...