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San Diego Mayor Bob Filner speaks after agreeing to resign at a city council meeting Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in San Diego. Filner agreed to resign on Aug. 30, bowing to enormous pressure after lurid sexual harassment allegations brought by at least 17 women eroded his support after just nine months on the job. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Bob Filner pleads guilty to 3 crimes

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has pleaded guilty to felony false imprisonment and two misdemeanor counts of battery. The plea came Tuesday in Superior Court, weeks after Filner was forced […]

10/15/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner speaks after agreeing to resign at a city council meeting Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in San Diego. Filner agreed to resign on Aug. 30, bowing to enormous pressure after lurid sexual harassment allegations brought by at least 17 women eroded his support after just nine months on the job. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Grand jury investigating Bob Filner’s activities while mayor

SAN DIEGO (CNS) – A criminal investigation into the activities of Bob Filner while he was mayor of San Diego is now in the hands of a grand jury, it was reported today. U-T San […]

10/03/2013

Balloons float on the stage before a news conference celebrating San Diego Mayor Bob Filner's last day in office, at a hotel on Friday, Aug. 30, 2013 in San Diego.  (AP Photo/Sandy Huffaker)

Filner ends tumultuous tenure as San Diego mayor

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Bob Filner ended his brief but tumultuous tenure as mayor Friday amid allegations that he sexually harassed women, making no public appearances on a final day that came one week after […]

08/30/2013

Attorney Gloria Allred carries a sign as she walks into a news conference with Peggy Shannon, left, and Michelle Tyler, right. (AP Photo/Sandy Huffaker)

San Diego mayor keeps low profile on final day

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mayor Bob Filner’s abbreviated tenure as mayor ended Friday but the sexual harassment allegations that drove him from office promise to follow him into retirement. The only scheduled event marking his […]

08/30/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner speaks after agreeing to resign at a city council meeting Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, in San Diego. Filner agreed to resign on Aug. 30, bowing to enormous pressure after lurid sexual harassment allegations brought by at least 17 women eroded his support after just nine months on the job. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

San Diego mayor agrees to resign

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mayor Bob Filner agreed Friday to resign in return for the city’s help defending him against claims he groped, kissed and made lewd comments to women, allegations that shook and embarrassed […]

08/23/2013

Greg Timms, left, signs a petition to recall San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, alongside Tana Piontek, right, at a stand set up in the parking lot of a shopping center Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

San Diego officials to weigh mayoral agreement

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mayor Bob Filner, besieged by sexual harassment allegations, sat down to the negotiating table with a key bargaining chip: his refusal to resign. Now that a deal aimed at ending one […]

08/23/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner  (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

San Diego City Hall opens with no sign of mayor

SAN DIEGO (AP) — When San Diego City Hall opened on Monday, there was no sign of the mayor as he faces sexual harassment allegations. City Council President Todd Gloria said he didn’t know if […]

08/19/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner  (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

San Diego mayor set to return amid recall drive

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The time Mayor Bob Filner took off to attend therapy hasn’t helped alleviate the mounting troubles awaiting him at City Hall. Things have only gotten worse for the leader of the […]

08/19/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner apologizes for his behavior in this frame from a video produced by the city of San Diego Thursday, July 11, 2013. (AP Photo/City of San Diego)

San Diego mayor challenges recall effort

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego Mayor Bob Filner is challenging a recall effort by touting progress the city has made during his term — an indication that he has no intention of resigning. Filner, […]

08/13/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner apologizes for his behavior in this frame from a video produced by the city of San Diego Thursday, July 11, 2013. (AP Photo/City of San Diego)

San Diego mayor to get therapy amid scandal

SAN DIEGO (AP) — San Diego Mayor Bob Filner said Friday he will undergo therapy after less than a year in office amid allegations that he sexually harassed women. Filner announced his plan for a […]

07/26/2013

Attorney Gloria Allred, right, listens as her client, Irene McCormack, talks about the alleged sexual misconduct she suffered at the hands of San Diego Mayor Bib Filner at a news conference in San Diego, July 22, 2013. McCormack had been Communications Director for Mayor Filner. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

Claims against mayor inflict turmoil on San Diego

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The news release intended to project an air of normalcy: “Forward with City Business!” exclaimed the announcement Mayor Bob Filner put out last week with some upbeat photos showing the mayor […]

07/25/2013

Bob Filner, San Diego Mayor. (AP Photo)

San Diego mayor accuser comes forward

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mayor Bob Filner’s former communications director has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against the leader of the nation’s eighth-largest city. Irene McCormack came forward Monday and said Filner had asked her […]

07/22/2013

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