Dallas Voice (Dallas, Tex.), Volume 24, Issue 7, June 2007 Page: 3 of 6
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Democratic activist cited for public lewdness
Bailey asked to resign from position as board member
with Stonewall Democrats of Dallas
By John Wright Staff Writer
John Shannon Bailey has stepped
down from the board of Stonewall
Democrats of Dallas after police tick-
eted him for allegedly engaging in oral
sex with another man in a park near
White Rock Lake.
Bailey, 49, is president of Texas
Stonewall Democrats, the state's
largest gay political organization. He
also is a member of the Texas State
28, whether the
with the latter
Contacted Monday, June 25, after
his mug shot appeared on a Dallas
Police Department Web site in con-
nection with the alleged crime, Bailey
declined comment. On Thursday, he
did not return a voice message.
The incident occurred at about
11:15 p.m. on June 14 at 800 E.
Lawther Drive in Dallas, according to
police reports. Sgt. Edward Harvey
said the area is well known for cruis-
ing by gay men.
"I understand that that is a place
where that kind of activity is fre-
quent," Harvey said. "I don't know
numbers or anything like that. That's
just from what I've heard."
Bailey and the other suspect were
See BAILEY on PAGE 9
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