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City Sheriff Wants Obamacare For Inmates

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.31.2014 | Politics

As the Affordable Care Act rolls out across the country, the sheriff of San Francisco wants to get an unexpected group on board: former inmates. B...

Aaron Sankin

MIRKARIMI SPEAKS: Sheriff Opens Up On Domestic Violence, Personal Demons In Lengthy Interview | Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.21.2012 | San Francisco

"Your parents got divorced when you were five, do you think that's related to your abandonment issues?" host Scott Shafer asked an emotional Ross Mirk...

Aaron Sankin

ROSS IN LIMBO | Aaron Sankin | Posted 08.17.2012 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO - The fate of San Francisco's embattled Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi remains in limbo, as the city's Ethics Commission handed down its recomme...

PHOTOS: Embattled Sheriff's Romantic Reunion With His Wife

| Posted 09.19.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of SF Weekly's The Snitch. By Suzanne Stathatos This morning, suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi e...

Aaron Sankin

Mayor Lee: 'Enough Is Enough' | Aaron Sankin | Posted 07.12.2012 | San Francisco

Ed Lee is not happy. When San Francisco's mayor began the process of permanently removing scandal-plagued sheriff Ross Mirkarimi from office, his ...

WATCH: The Infamous Ross Mirkarimi Tape Finally Released

Robin Wilkey | Posted 05.31.2012 | San Francisco

The past year has been a public airing of dirty laundry for suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife Eliana Lopez. Since a neigh...

'A Circus': The Ross Mirkarimi Saga Somehow Gets Even Crazier

Aaron Sankin | Posted 05.14.2012 | San Francisco

Last week, the legal team working on the behalf of suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi said the proceedings of the Ethics Committee inquiry...

Aaron Sankin

Prominent Political Group Fights Mirkarimi's Suspension | Aaron Sankin | Posted 04.18.2012 | San Francisco

The last few months have been rough on San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi. After the revelation of an altercation between Mirkarimi and his wife,...

THE LATEST: Mirkarimi Plea Questioned By Fatherly Gascon, Protested By Anti-Domestic Violence Groups

Robin Wilkey | Posted 03.16.2012 | San Francisco

The legal case against San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi may be over, but it seems as though the battle has only just begun. On Monday, Mirkari...

The City Reacts To Sheriff's Controversial Plea Deal

Posted 03.12.2012 | San Francisco

On Monday, San Francisco was aflutter as the city's sheriff Ross Mirkarimi pleaded guilty to misdemeanor false imprisonment -- a plea bargain that all...

SHOCK: Explosive New Photos Released In Sheriff's Domestic Abuse Case

Aaron Sankin | Posted 02.27.2012 | San Francisco

On Friday, prosecutors working to convict San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi on a series of charges released a series of photos showing Mirkarimi's ...

Embattled Sheriff Wants Wife's Domestic Abuse Video Tossed From Trial

Aaron Sankin | Posted 02.23.2012 | San Francisco

In the latest development in the ongoing legal saga of San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, Mirkarimi's lawyers moved to have a crucial video depicti...

Ross Mirkarimi Is Having A Very Bad Year

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.31.2012 | San Francisco
Carly Schwartz

I'm having an existential crisis, Sheriff, and it's all your fault. (Or is it?)

Mirkarimi Facing New Domestic Violence Allegations

Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.24.2012 | San Francisco

Things just keep getting worse for Ross Mirkarimi. San Francisco's newly elected Sheriff is now facing a second domestic abuse complaint--this tim...

Domestic Violence Activists Call For New San Francisco Sheriff To Resign

Carly Schwartz | Posted 03.13.2012 | San Francisco

A coalition of anti-domestic violence advocates gathered on the steps of City Hall Thursday to demand the resignation of newly sworn-in San Francisco ...

San Francisco's Next Sheriff Faces Troubling Allegations Of Domestic Violence

Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.07.2012 | San Francisco

Only days before being sworn in as the next Sheriff of San Francisco, former Supervisor Ross Mirkarimi has become the subject of a domestic abuse inve...

New Candidate Jumps Into Sheriff's Race

Aaron Sankin | Posted 09.18.2011 | San Francisco

There are now three major candidates in the running to become San Francisco's next sheriff. In addition to Supervisor Ross Mirkarimi and Sheriff's Cap...

Matt Sledge

Sheriff's Candidate: 'Legalize, Legalize, Legalize' | Matt Sledge | Posted 09.12.2011 | San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO -- Supervisor Ross Mirkarimi, the front-runner in the race to succeed Sheriff Michael Hennessey, has a slightly different manner of spea...