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Embattled Former Mayor's Confinement Comes To End

AP | Posted 04.06.2014 | Politics

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A three-month house arrest for San Diego's former Mayor Bob Filner is ending. Filner's confinement ended Sunday, fulfilling a sent...

San Diego To Pay Settlement In Bob Filner Lawsuit

AP | JULIE WATSON | Posted 02.10.2014 | Politics

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The nation's eighth largest city will pay $250,000 to a woman who was the first to go public with sexual harassment allegations aga...

Filner Facing Consequences After Gross Behavior

Posted 12.09.2013 | Politics

By ELLIOT SPAGAT, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner will be sentenced Monday on felony and misdemeanor char...

Two Headed To Runoff In Race To Succeed Disgraced Ex-Mayor

Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

SAN DIEGO, Nov 20 (Reuters) - A Republican city councilman and a Latino Democrat with party backing appeared headed for a runoff in an election to r...

Eleven Candidates Vie To Replace Scandal-Ridden Mayor

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

(Recasts with Republican lead) By Marty Graham SAN DIEGO, Nov 19 (Reuters) - A Republican city councilman opened a stro...

Disgraced Ex-Mayor Casts Short Shadow In Race For His Replacement

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — SAN DIEGO (AP) — It took Democrats 20 years to recapture the mayor's seat in San Diego and less than nine months for one of their ...

Filner Faced With Big Trouble

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO -- SAN DIEGO (AP) -- Disgraced former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, driven from office by allegations of sexual har...

Filner Keeps Low Profile On Final Day

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 10.30.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — Bob Filner ended his brief but tumultuous tenure as mayor Friday amid allegations that he sexually harassed women, making no public ...

Filner OUT

AP | JULIE WATSON and ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 10.23.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — Mayor Bob Filner agreed Friday to resign in return for the city's help defending him against claims he groped, kissed and made lewd ...

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...

Another Woman Accuses Filner Of Sexual Harassment

AP | JULIE WATSON | Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO -- A San Diego businesswoman stepped forward on Wednesday to say the leader of the nation's eighth largest city had made unwanted sexual adv...

Embattled Mayor Facing Pressure From His Own Party

Posted 10.21.2013 | Politics

By JULIE WATSON, The ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO -- The fate of the mayor of the nation's eighth largest city was in limbo Wednesday with no resolut...

Filner Settlement Talks Underway Over Harassment Allegations

AP | Posted 08.20.2013 | Politics

BY JULIE WATSON, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO — San Diego's embattled mayor on Tuesday spent a second day in settlement talks over a sexual har...

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...

Big Filner Deadline Passes

AP | JULIE WATSON | Posted 10.13.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — San Diego Mayor Bob Filner responded to a recall effort over sexual harassment allegations by touting progress the city has made dur...

Bob Filner Asked To Respond To Recall Effort

AP | Posted 10.12.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — San Diego's beleaguered mayor faced a Monday deadline to respond to organizers of a recall effort who say he should leave office aft...

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...

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. ...