Senator Arrested After Leaving Gay Bar for DUI

Posted By Thomas V. Wallin || 5-Mar-2010

Senator Roy Ashburn, an outspoken anti-gay activist, was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence after leaving an openly gay bar.

Senator Ashburn was arrested in Sacramento and released on a $1400.00 bond.  Ashburn has run his senatorial seat on a family values platform.  He is a married father of four and represents a district which includes parts of Kern, Tulare and San Bernardino counties.  He issued an apology for the incident. 

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