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San Diego sues Filner to force him to pay his own legal costs

The city of San Diego is suing Mayor Bob Filner, requiring him to pay for any costs as a result of a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by his former employee.Full story

San Diego sues its own mayor in sex harassment case

SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - The city of San Diego sued its own embattled mayor on Tuesday, seeking to recover from him any damages it might face in a lawsuit filed by his former press secretary, one of seven women to publicly accuse him of unwanted sexual advances. Full story

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner wants city to pay for his legal fees

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner is asking the city he serves for a helping hand for a sexual harassment lawsuit filed by his former aide. Full story

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  Eighth woman accuses Filner of sexual impropriety

Melissa Harris-Perry reviews the development of the scandal that has enveloped San Diego mayor, Bob Filner, with eight women accusing him of sexually inappropriate conduct.

  Filner chief of staff argues for due process for accused mayor

Lee Burdick, chief of staff to embattled San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, talks with Melissa Harris-Perry about the accusations of sexual harassment the mayor is facing and why she thinks the mayor is still politically viable despite the scandal.

  Why do men in powerful positions behave 'badly'?

The Cycle hosts spin on the latest sex scandals of New York City mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner and San Diego Mayor Bob Filner.

  MTP panel reviews Filner's remarks

A Meet the Press roundtable looks back on remarks made recently by San Diego Mayor Bob Filner defending himself from accusations of sexual misconduct.

  Bob Filner is taking a leave of absence – but it’s only temporary

Steve Kornacki tell what they think you should know this week: In light of sexual assault allegations against San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, he’s not resigning from office – he’s taking a two week leave to go to intensive therapy; Julian Assange is running for office in Australia; and more.

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Photos of San Diego Mayor Bob Filner and San Diego City Attorney Jan Goldsmith hang inside the City Council chambers in San Diego
Photos of San Diego Mayor Bob Filner and San Diego City Attorney Jan Goldsmith hang inside the City Council chambers in San Diego

Photos of San Diego Mayor Bob Filner and San Diego City Attorney Jan Goldsmith hang inside the City Council chambers at San Diego City Hall in San Diego, California July 30, 2013. The city of San Diego sued its embattled mayor on Tuesday, seeking to recover from him any damages it might face in a la

San Diego mayor Filner is surrounded by reporters as he attends a ground breaking ceremony for improvements for the San Diego Trolley system in San Diego