Idaho state Rep. Aaron von Ehlinger has resigned amid rape allegations

Azmi Haroun
Aaron von Ehlinger
Idaho state Rep. Aaron von Ehlinger, left, sits next to his attorney while waiting for a legislative ethics committee to begin, Wednesday, April 28, 2021, in Boise, Idaho. Associated Press

Idaho State Rep. has resigned following allegations that he raped a 19-year old House intern, according to KTVB.

On Thursday, a legislative ethics committee unanimously voted to suspend Von Ehrlinger without pay, and the lawmaker refused to answer questions about his conduct.

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