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Bob Filner Sexual Harassment

Bob Filner Sentenced To 3 Years Probation, 3 Months Home Confinement

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner was sentenced to three years probation and three months home confinement Monday, according to ABC's 10 News. Filn...

Filner Signs Resignation Letter

Posted 08.23.2013 | Politics

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D) has signed a resignation letter, according to UT San Diego and the Los Angeles Times. The letter comes after weeks o...

The Daily Szep -- San Diego Mayor Filner Set to Resign

Paul Szep | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics
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Officials Weighing Filner Resolution

Posted 08.23.2013 | Politics

By JULIE WATSON, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO — Mayor Bob Filner, besieged by sexual harassment allegations, has sat down to the negotiating ta...

Filner Reportedly Expected To Resign, Seen Leaving Office With Boxes

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.22.2013 | Politics

UPDATE: 12:23 p.m. ET -- NBC 7 News in San Diego reports that San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has agreed to resign as part of his settlement deal. Previ...

DNC To Address Filner Scandal

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

The Democratic National Committee is set to vote on a resolution calling on San Diego Mayor Bob Filner to resign, CNN reports. According to CNN, th...

Filner Recall Campaign Shifts Into High Gear

Reuters | Posted 10.18.2013 | Politics

By Marty Graham SAN DIEGO, Aug 18 (Reuters) - A campaign seeking to recall San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, who has resisted mounting press...

Poll Finds Staggering Support For Filner Resignation

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 08.19.2013 | Politics

Hours after a petition to recall San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D) got underway, a new poll revealed that an overwhelming majority of residents want to s...

Nancy Pelosi Calls On Bob Filner To Resign

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 08.15.2013 | Politics

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Thursday called on San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D) to resign amid accusations that he sexually harasse...

Filner Reportedly Sexually Harassed A Great-Grandmother

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.15.2013 | Politics

UPDATE -- 5:45 p.m.: Attorney Gloria Allred said her client Peggy Shannon, a 67-year-old who works at the Senior Citizens Service Desk in San Diego Ci...

Hooters Delivers Blow To Scandal-Ridden Mayor

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.14.2013 | Politics

The Hooters in Rancho Bernardo, California is refusing to serve San Diego Mayor Bob Filner as accusations of his inappropriate behavior toward women c...

Bob Filner Is Cured, Apparently

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender & Nick Wing | Posted 08.09.2013 | Politics

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D) has finished "intensive therapy" at a behavioral counseling clinic, his chief of staff tells 10 News. Chief of staff...

11th Woman Comes Forward With Sexual Harassment Claims Against Filner

Posted 08.06.2013 | Politics

An 11th woman has accused San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D) of sexual harassment, the Los Angeles Times reported Tuesday. Michelle Tyler, a nurse, sa...

San Diego Mayor Accused Of Making Unwanted Advances At Church

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 08.05.2013 | Politics

A 10th woman has come forward with allegations of sexual harassment against San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D), telling ABC affiliate 10News that the mayo...

9th Filner Accuser: Mayor 'Did A Little Grab On My Derriere'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.02.2013 | Politics

A ninth woman has accused San Diego Mayor Bob Filner of sexual harassment, claiming the scandal-plagued official "did a little grab on my derriere." ...

City Council That Wants Scandal-Plagued Mayor To Resign Asked To Pay His Bills

Posted 09.29.2013 | Politics

By ELLIOT SPAGAT, The ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO -- A City Council that overwhelming wants Mayor Bob Filner to resign is being asked to pay the bel...

Scandal-Plagued Mayor Makes Questionable Request

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics

While embroiled in a slew of sexual harassment allegations, San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D) is asking the city he serves for a helping hand. NBC San...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Democratic Senator Urges San Diego Mayor To Resign

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 07.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) called on embattled San Diego Mayor Bob Filner to resign Sunday, saying he lacked the "moral compass" t...

Filner Makes Big Announcement On Political Future Amid Scandal

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.26.2013 | Politics

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D) said he won't resign because of sexual harassment allegations made against him, but he does plan to attend a rehab cent...

DNC Chair: Filner Has To Go

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 07.26.2013 | Politics

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-Fla.), chair of the Democratic National Committee, released a statement on Friday encouraging San Diego Mayor Bob Fil...

Embattled Mayor Removed As Keynote Speaker At Military Sexual Assault Event

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.25.2013 | Politics

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D-Calif.) has been disinvited from being the keynote speaker at an event on military sexual assault, after three women cam...

New Twist In Sexual Harassment Allegations Against Mayor

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.20.2013 | Politics

The San Diego County Sheriff's Department has set up a hotline for those who have information about alleged sexual harassment by the city's mayor, Bob...

Jennifer Bendery

Nancy Pelosi Disses Bob Filner

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 07.18.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) may have worked alongside former Rep. Bob Filner (D-Calif.) for 10 years in Congress, but ...

Mayor Facing Sexual Harassment Allegations Keynoting Sexual Assault Conference

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 07.17.2013 | Politics

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D), a self-described "hugger" who is facing allegations that he sexually harassed female staffers, is scheduled to be the ...

Embattled Mayor: 'I'm A Hugger, Of Both Men And Women'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 07.16.2013 | Politics

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner (D) has faced a great deal of scrutiny amid recent allegations that he sexually harassed several female staffers. In a ...