Jerry Falwell Jr. on Monday denied experiences that he has resigned as president of Liberty University amid an alleged sex scandal involving him, his spouse and a pool boy — saying as a substitute he stays on “indefinite go away.”
A senior official on the evangelical college informed the Related Press that Falwell had stepped down and an announcement was forthcoming — however Falwell informed Politico that he hasn’t agreed to depart the publish.
“I’ve not resigned. I can be on indefinite go away,” Falwell informed the outlet.
The overall counsel for Liberty University launched a press release on Monday evening that stated Falwell had agreed to resign earlier than instructing his legal professionals “to not tender the letter for speedy resignation.”
The religious-right Bible-thumper had already been on indefinite go away overseeing the ultra-conservative Virginia college after a photograph surfaced displaying him together with his denims unzipped and an arm round a girl who wasn’t his spouse.
Falwell, the son of late famed televangelist Jerry Falwell Sr., then revealed in a press release to the Washington Examiner on Sunday that he and spouse Becki had been allegedly being extorted by a former pool boy who had an affair together with his partner.
Falwell claimed that he was not concerned within the pair’s illicit romps.
However the former lover, Giancarlo Granda, claimed that not solely was Falwell conscious of his spouse’s sexcapades, he loved watching them.