Jerry Falwell Jr. officially resigns as Liberty University president, university confirms

Posted on AllSides August 25th, 2020
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Under fire for an alleged sex scandal, the embattled Jerry Falwell Jr. has submitted his resignation as head of Liberty University, school officials said Tuesday – less than 24 hours after Falwell denied he was leaving the evangelical institution.

Liberty's board of trustees accepted his resignation Tuesday, effective immediately, the university said in a statement, after receiving a resignation letter from Falwell late Monday night.

His resignation marks an ignominious end to his 13-year run as Liberty president that began when his televangelist father who founded the university,...

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