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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

Bob Filner, San Diego Mayor. (AP Photo)

San Diego mayor comes under swift, heavy scrutiny

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The week began with news that Mayor Bob Filner lost his fiance and, by Friday, San Diego’s first Democratic leader in 20 years was desperately trying to stay in office amid […]

07/12/2013

Bob Filner, San Diego Mayor. (AP Photo)

San Diego mayor apologizes amid harassment claims

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The mayor of San Diego is apologizing for his behavior after a prominent former supporter accused him of sexually harassing women and urged him to resign. Mayor Bob Filner said he […]

07/12/2013

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