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Bob Filner Recall Campaign Begins Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations
Sunday August 18th 2013, 11:27 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

By Marty Graham SAN DIEGO, Aug 18 (Reuters) - A campaign seeking to recall San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, who has resisted mounting pressure to resign over sexual harassment allegations, shifted into high gear on Sunday as organizers began collecting signatures for a petition demanding his ouster. [News Source]

San Diego mayor's saga shows no sign of going away
Sunday August 18th 2013, 10:50 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

Efforts to remove Democrat Bob Filner from office in the face of sexual harassment allegations could take months to play out. Meanwhile, he's stubborn and likes to fight, a consultant says. SAN DIEGO — At the news conference that launched the sexual harassment drama involving Mayor Bob Filner, a former supporter demanded that he resign, then added that the next chapter was up to Filner.         [News Source]

Embattled San Diego mayor's foes begin circulating recall petitions
Sunday August 18th 2013, 8:09 pm Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

By Marty Graham SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - A campaign seeking to recall San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, who has resisted mounting pressure to resign over sexual harassment allegations, shifted into high hear on Sunday as organizers began collecting signatures for a petition demanding his ouster. Recall proponents will need to amass at least 102,000 valid signatures within 39 days, by September 26, in ... [News Source]

Fearful doctors may order too many tests
Sunday August 18th 2013, 7:37 pm Filed under Malpractice lawsuit

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Doctors who are the most worried about malpractice suits are more likely than less fearful colleagues to order extra diagnostic tests and refer patients to emergency rooms, even if the real threat of a lawsuit is low, according to a new U.S. study. [News Source]

My friend the quadriplegic
Sunday August 18th 2013, 11:21 am Filed under Fosamax lawsuit

How do you support your best friend as he loses his ability to walk?         [News Source]

How Unpaid Interns Aren’t Protected Against Sexual Harassment
Sunday August 18th 2013, 3:20 am Filed under Sexual harassment lawsuit

In 1994, Bridget O’Connor began an internship at Rockland Psychiatric Center, where one of the doctors allegedly began to refer to her as Miss Sexual Harassment, told her that she should participate in an orgy, and suggested that she remove her clothing before meeting with him. [News Source]

Chesaning Union Schools — Annual Notices
Sunday August 18th 2013, 1:46 am Filed under Asbestos lawsuit

AHERA This notice is to inform you that the district has conducted an extensive inspection as required by the Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA). A management plan has been completed and submitted to the State of Michigan for approval and is currently available for your review in any of the school offices. read more [News Source]