The Los Angeles County Attorney refused to bring charges against recall candidate Larry Elder because his ex-girlfriend accused him of checking whether his gun was loaded during a quarrel in 2015, and had another incident with her a year ago. An argument.
The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office stated that the alleged crime occurred more than six years ago and is a misdemeanor that must be charged within the one-year statute of limitations. The DA office did not determine the credibility of these allegations.
Elder, 69, the host of the Republican talk show radio, ranked among the top 46 candidates in the polls for the embattled Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom in the September 14 recall election, August Accused by ex-girlfriend Alexandra Dating on the 19th.
Datig said that in 2015, when they ended their 18-month relationship, Elder checked his 0.45 revolver during an argument. The following week, she filed a complaint with the Los Angeles police and added that he forced her in 2014.
Elder’s former radio producer and fiancée Datig told the Los Angeles Times that she knew that due to time constraints, it was unlikely that criminal proceedings would be filed. She said she supports rival Republican candidate and former San Diego mayor Kevin Falcona.
Elder responded that he had never waved a gun at anyone or participated in any domestic violence.
“I grew up in South Central; I know exactly how destructive this behavior is,” Elder said in an earlier statement. “This is not me. Anyone who knows me knows that this is not me. These are all nasty accusations. It is precisely because of this kind of personal destruction politics that people have not entered public life. I will not respect this by responding– It’s under me. Although my opponents and the Newsom campaign want to distract voters, I will continue to focus on the issue of inspiring 1.7 million Californians to petition for this recall.”
Elder’s communications director, Ma Ying, said on Monday, “There has been a series of attacks against him in recent weeks for a simple reason: the ruling class in Sacramento and its cronies are afraid of losing power.”
“There is no doubt,” Jack Ma said. “From now until Election Day, every unfounded accusation is more proof that when Californians vote’for’ to remove our failed Governor Gavin Newsom, they will Lost of control., September 14.”