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Representative denies allegations of abuse against former girlfriend

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Rep. Keith Ellison is running for attorney general in Minnesota.
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Domestic Abuse Allegations Surface Against Congressman Keith Ellison

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MINNEAPOLIS - With just two days to go before Minnesota's primary election, domestic abuse allegations are surfacing against U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, a candidate for Minnesota attorney general.
The accusations came in a Facebook post published on Saturday night by Austin Monahan, the son of Ellison's former girlfriend, Karen.
In it, he writes, in part, “In the middle of 2017, I was using my moms computer trying to download something and I clicked on a file. I found over 100 text and twitter messages and video almost 2 minutes long that showed Keith Ellison dragging my mama off the bed by...
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Former Girlfriend Issues Full Statement Amid Keith Ellison Allegations

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MINNEAPOLIS - Democratic Congressman and candidate for attorney general Keith Ellison is denying allegations that he both physically and emotionally abused his former girlfriend, Karen Monahan.
The allegations surfaced on Saturday in a Facebook post written by Monahan's son.
He said there is a video of Ellison dragging his mother out of a bed and screaming obscenities at her.
On Twitter, Monahan said everything her son said in that post is true.
On Sunday night, she issued a statement via email to WCCO-TV.
Below is her full, unedited statement.
“Violence is an American tradition. It has...
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