Labour's acting Scottish leader quits over abuse allegations
The acting leader of Scottish Labour has left his post after a former lover claimed that he bombarded her with abusive messages.
Alex Rowley, 53, was accused by the woman of âemotional blackmailâ which left her a âshadowâ of who she was. He denies the allegations and has promised to clear his name.
The woman, 49, said that she entered a sexual relationship with the MSP for Mid Scotland and Fife in 2010. âWe had a lot in common bu t I honestly wish Iâd never let him into my life,â she told The Scottish Sun. âHe was a ruthless bully, blowing hot one minute then cold the next. It was a control thing.â
She went to police in 2011 but did not name him atâ¦Source: Google News