Nury Martinez has resigned in her role as Los Angeles City Council president on Monday.

One day after the release of leaked audio which she used racial terms,

One of them is about an uncle of one her council members.

Nury Martinez is still in the City Council seat,

Even as others have demanded that she even as some have called for her to quit the post too.

I request the forgiveness of my coworkers as well as from my fellow residents.

"I would like to let me have the chance to rectify my mistake."