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Bob Filner Sexual Harassment

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...

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...

San Diego To Elect A Mayor Following Bob Filner Scandal, Resignation

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 01.25.2014 | Politics

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Bob Filner's resignation as San Diego mayor amid widespread allegations of sexual harassment has given Republicans a chance Tuesday...

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 ...

Bob Filner Pleads Guilty To False Imprisonment, Battery Charges

AP | Posted 10.15.2013 | Politics

BY ELLIOT SPAGAT, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has pleaded guilty to felony false imprisonment and two...

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 ...

San Diego Sets Special Election To Replace Filner

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 10.29.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — San Diego Mayor Bob Filner is leaving office in disgrace amid sexual harassment allegations and many unanswered questions, including...

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...

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 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...

More Bad News For Filthy Filner

AP | JULIE WATSON | Posted 10.18.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO — The effort to recall San Diego's embattled mayor is getting started in the nation's eighth-largest city. The petition drive to boot...

Great-Grandmother 'Cried' Over Filner Advances

AP | Posted 08.16.2013 | Politics

SAN DIEGO -- A volunteer city worker who assists senior citizens said Thursday that San Diego Mayor Bob Filner repeatedly asked her to rub his hands, ...

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...

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...