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Bob Filner Sexual Harassment

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...

Dem Calls On Mayor Who 'Betrayed' Constituents To Resign

AP | Posted 08.09.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO -- Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer sent a letter to San Diego Mayor Bob Filner on Friday, confronting her former fellow congressman to urge hi...

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...

Filner Accuser Faces Lengthy Questioning Over Allegations

AP | Posted 10.05.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — San Diego County Sheriff's investigators on Monday questioned Bob Filner's former communication director about allegations she made ...

Investigators Question Filner's Former Aide Over Harassment Charges

AP | Posted 08.05.2013 | Politics

BY THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO — San Diego County Sheriff's investigators will question Bob Filner's former communication director about alleg...

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...

Embattled Mayor Begins Absence For Intensive Therapy

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT and JULIE WATSON | Posted 10.04.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — Therapists say admitting one has a problem is the first step toward recovery. For San Diego Mayor Bob Filner that could be tricky. ...

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." ...

Filner's Lawyer Makes Outlandish Claim On Sexual Harassment Training

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT and JULIE WATSON | Posted 08.01.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO -- The attorney for San Diego's embattled mayor says the city failed to provide Bob Filner state-required sexual harassment training and the...

Filner Rebuked For 'Mess'

AP | Posted 09.30.2013 | Politics

BY ELLIOT SPAGAT, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO (AP) — The San Diego City Council twice voted unanimously Tuesday to make Mayor Bob Filner respo...

San Diego City Council To Sue Its Mayor Amid Sexual Harassment Suit

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 09.29.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — The San Diego City Council has voted unanimously to deny a request to cover legal expenses in a sexual harassment suit against embat...

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...

Scandal-Plagued Mayor's Plan Flops Big With Critics

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 07.27.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO -- Mayor Bob Filner's announcement that he will undergo two weeks of full-time therapy defies leaders of his own political party who demande...

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...

Sexual Harassment Claims Create Turmoil

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 09.24.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — San Diego Mayor Bob Filner's own political party is calling on him to resign after seven women publicly identified themselves as tar...

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 ...

Mayor Facing Sexual Harrassment Allegations Won't Step Down

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.16.2013 | Politics

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner said Monday that he will not resign amid allegations that he sexually harassed several female members of his staff, claimin...

Mayor Comes Under Swift, Heavy Scrutiny Amid Harassment Allegations

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 07.13.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO -- The week began with news that Mayor Bob Filner's fiancee ended their engagement and, by Friday, San Diego's first Democratic leader in 20...