Councilman asked to resign because of Facebook 'likes'
June 17, 2020
From The Gillette News Record Via Wyoming News Exchange
GILLETTE — Responding to what it calls inaccuracies on local social media in response to the resignation of former Gillette city councilman Shay Lundvall, the council released a statement after meeting in executive session for more than 90 minutes Monday evening.
Specifically, the statement outlines the council and Mayor Louise Carter-King unanimous agreement to ask for Lundvall to resign after learning he had liked a handful of sexist and offensive Facebook posts.
“The City Council and staff conducted a cursory review of Mr. Lund...