Oklahoma City woman accuses ex-lawmaker of sexual misconduct
January 26, 2022
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — An Oklahoma state lawmaker who resigned abruptly last week has been accused by an Oklahoma City lobbyist of touching her inappropriately during a New Year's Eve party at her home.
Former first-term Democratic state Rep. Jose Cruz, 31, resigned from his House seat last week, issuing a statement in which he apologized for "exercising poor judgment and acting inappropriately during a gathering." He didn't elaborate on the details of his actions.
Now, 33-year-old Sarah Rivin, the government relations director in Oklahoma for the American Heart Association, has come forwa...