"I needed to stop the insaneness of this issue."
The TBI says
she's not under investigation but, in an interview with WMC-TV
, Stanley seems to hope the authorities will indict his former mistress, McKensie Morrison, in the blackmail scheme. Can you say vindictive, senator?
"There's a possibility that could be the case. I have left that up to the authorities. Obviously, that is not my decision to make. I think if you look at evidence, specifically text messages ... you will see there's probably enough evidence. Again I'm going to leave that to the authorities. That is not my decision."