Robert Julian Bentley (born February 3, 1943) is an American former politician and physician who served as the 53rd Governor of Alabama from 2011 until 2017 upon his resignation after a political scandal. A member of the Republican Party, Bentley was elected governor in 2010 and re-elected in 2014. Bentley resigned ...
Apr 10, 2017 ... Robert Bentley resigned Monday, his power and popularity diminished by a sex scandal that staggered the state, brought him to the brink of impeachment and prompted a series of criminal investigations. Ellen Brooks, a special prosecutor, said Mr. Bentley quit in connection with a plea agreement on two ...
Dec 29, 2017 ... Former Gov. Robert Bentley said his decision to leave office was motivated by his desire to keep his medical license and that he still sees former advisor - and alleged romantic interest - Rebekah Caldwell Mason "occasionally."
Apr 10, 2017 ... Amid growing evidence of an alleged affair with a former top aide and allegations that he used public resources to carry it out and cover it up, Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley (R) spent a year denying he had anything worth losing his job. But on Monday, Bentley resigned from his job and pleaded guilty to two ...
Aug 28, 2017 ... Dianne Bentley's surprising divorce filing set off a wave of controversy that led to eventual resignation of Gov. Robert Bentley as part of a plea deal related to campaign finance and ethics violations. Here's a look back at the events that occurred in the last two years and where the major players are now.
Apr 11, 2017 ... Gov. Robert Bentley's resignation came Monday, a much-expected if long- delayed climax to a saga that had dogged him and Alabama for years.
Sep 24, 2017 ... More specifically, they don't love 73-year-old Robert Bentley, the disgraced Republican governor who used taxpayer cash and public resources to have and to hide a steamy affair with a much younger woman. Though Bentley accepted a plea deal and moved out of the governor's mansion months ago, an ...
Jun 22, 2016 ... Burner phones! Secret tapes! The sex scandal currently engulfing the governor of Alabama has it all, except a typical villain. Robert Bentley was a kindly old grandpa and Sunday-school teacher. Then he got into politics and found that new temptations come with the keys to the governor's mansion.
Apr 14, 2017 ... The question, asked at the gate of the Governor's Mansion Friday, stopped former Gov. Robert Bentley. But only briefly. If he had known everything that would happen before he decided in 2009 to campaign for governor -- that his marriage of 50 years would end; that he would become the first Alabama ...