Things have gone from bad to so much worse for disgraced former New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner and his estranged wife, Huma Abedin, who was in charge of Hillary Clinton’s failed attempt to ascend to the presidency. But now, Weiner is said to be leaving his sex addiction rehab because he has run out of money and cannot continue.
Huma Abedin and Anthony Weiner announced in August that they were separating, after she finally reached her boiling point with his sexting and sexual acting out with other women and reportedly minors (he is under investigation by the FBI), says the Inquisitr. The last straw seemed to involve an alleged Skype sexting session with another woman while Weiner was watching the couple’s toddler son. Allegedly, the boy appeared on the screen while Weiner was also shown in a stage of undress and state of excitement, and Weiner’s sexting buddy made a comment that she could see him. Huma Abedin was not amused when this information was shared with the press by yet another “friend” of Weiner’s.
Anthony Weiner, who once had a promising legal and political career, is now struggling to afford his sex rehab, says Page Six. Weiner was being treated at a Tennessee rehabilitation ranch but allegedly had to leave and cut treatment short because there are no financial sources left that he can tap. Sources close to the Weiner family say they are trying to get him help to stay in treatment.
“His family wanted him to stay 90 days, but he had to leave because he ran out of money.”
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Weiner, who is less known lately for politics and better known for texting pictures of his crotch to various women, was said to have paid $25k for the first month of rehab. Weiner’s parents are doing what they can to help.
“His parents took out a mortgage on their house to pay for his rehab.”
Anthony Weiner is now said to be “unemployable” in his chosen field and deeply in debt. Weiner was recently hit with a huge fine, $65k, for misusing campaign funds in his effort to become mayor of New York. Weiner’s estranged wife, Huma Abedin, ran that campaign, but thus far, she has not been fined. Abedin is said to still be getting a paycheck from the Clinton Foundation, which is keeping the lights on in the Weiner/Abedin Upper East Side apartment. Weiner is said to have moved back in with Abedin and their 4-year-old son Jordan after leaving his Tennessee rehab facility.
The New York Times is confirming that Anthony Weiner returned to NYC just in time to get slapped with campaign finance violations. Weiner seems to have tanked his own career and left a serious stain on that of his estranged wife, and her boss, Hillary Clinton, whose emails were scrutinized an extra time after another Weiner scandal with a teenager brought federal attention to a shared computer.
Among the violations that were found against Weiner was proof that Weiner used campaign funds to pay for two cellphones, including the personal one that is possibly tied to his extramarital photo sharing. For now, Anthony Weiner can appeal these fines, but if he is still found guilty, he must pay the fines out of his own pocket. Weiner still has to pay back the balance of the money that was raised during his mayoral run, which included matching funds. That amount is said to be $195k.
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