Gaël Perdriau will not resign in the event of an indictment
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November 29, 2022
The mayor of Saint-Étienne, Gaël Perdriau (ex-LR) announced on Monday that he did not intend to resign if he was indicted as part of the judicial investigation into the open intimate video blackmail case. since late August.
«An indicted person is always presumed innocent and therefore if this status were to arrive, it would absolutely not change the way I have today to carry out the work that the Stéphanois entrusted to me.“, he declared in the municipal council, in response to a question from the opposition.
«If tomorrow or in a few months, you are indicted, what will you do?“, asked him the leader of the municipal opposition on the left, Pierrick Courbon, accusing him of”continue to run the city as if nothing had happened” and of “play the decay card».
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