“For these personal and professional reasons, I have determined it is in the best interests of all that I resign,” Dillon wrote to Gov. Snyder.
The Democrat is accused of assaulting his wife in a furious effort to hide racially charged text messages.
Dillon’s wife says the court made the right decision.
Treasurer Dillon’s attorney disputes the claims, saying the court “is confused.”
Ex-wife of state Treasurer Andy Dillon claims the reporter threatened to kill her.
Sources: Before threatening to kill ex-wife of state official, Detroit News reporter was headed to WXYZ-TV Channel 7
Fleming’s coverage of city hall and its budget crisis often landed on the front page, and he built a respectable following.
The Detroit News has removed its veteran city hall reporter from his beat following allegations that he was having an affair with the estranged wife of state Treasurer Andy Dillon.