J.K. Rowling
J.K. Rowling

Rowling resigns as patron of MS Society Scotland

Published April 8, 2009 at 6:44 PM
by Geri
from The Leaky Cauldron (via STV)

News reports are appearing online tonight that Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has resigned her position as patron of the MS Society Scotlandopens in new window.

Reports state that the reason is due to changes instituted by management of the charity in London. Ms. Rowling has issued a statement stating that she did this "with profound sadness and regret."

You can read Ms. Rowling's full statement hereopens in new window.

Thanks to TLCopens in new window for the news.

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