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BOISE, IDAHO: In the moments after US Senator Larry Craig wasarrested in a Minneapolis airport toilet, he accused an undercoverpolice sergeant of entrapping him, emphasised he did not want to goto court or to jail and frequently said: ‘I don’t recall,’ whenasked about his reported sexual advances to the officer. (Sydney Morning Herald — 1 September, 2007)
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Sen. Larry Craig has agreed to temporarily step down as the leading Republican on several Senate committees as pressure mounts within his party for him to resign. (CNN — 30 August, 2007)
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It’s a set-up, says senator in hot seat
It’s a set-up, says senator in hot seat

Sen. Larry Craig of Idaho denied in his arrest interview that he was trying to engage in lewd behavior in an airport bathroom and suggested he was entrapped by the arresting officer, according to audiotape of the interview released Thursday. (CNN — 31 August, 2007)
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Party leaders ousted Senator Larry E. Craig from his committee leadership posts amid the fallout over his arrest in a men’s room and his guilty plea in the case. (New York Times — 30 August, 2007)
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Pressure mounts on a US Republican senator to resign over his arrest in a men’s toilet for disorderly conduct. (BBC News — 30 August, 2007)
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A US senator who pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct is set to resign from the Senate, officials say. (BBC News — 1 September, 2007)
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Senator to resign Saturday after his arrest in airport restroom, Idaho GOP officials say. (Washington Post — 1 September, 2007)
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Idaho Sen. Larry Craig resigned Saturday over a men’s room sex sting, bowing to pressure from fellow Republicans worried about a scandal dimming their election prospects. [!] (MSNBC — 23 hours ago)
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On tape released by Minneapolis Airport Police, senator accuses officer of soliciting him for sex. (Washington Post — 31 August, 2007)
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Concluding that his political career is over, Senator Larry E. Craig of Idaho said today that he would step aside Sept. 30. (New York Times — 2 September, 2007)
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