London Mayor Matt Brown says he is leaving office temporarily after he confirmed he had an affair with the city’s deputy mayor. Brown said in a statement he had an “inappropriate personal relationship” with Coun. Maureen Cassidy, calling his behaviour a “grave error in judgement.”
Cassidy resigned as deputy mayor at an emotional council meeting on Tuesday. Brown said he plans to meet with the integrity commissioner on Thursday to discuss whether his behaviour may have breached his professional responsibilities as mayor.
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