(888) 277-4253

TODAY: Two news conferences to address Mayor Filner's sexual harassment allegations

SAN DIEGO – Today is shaping up to be another bad day for Mayor Bob Filner.

Back-to-back news conference starting at noon today will add to the pressure to the calls for Mayor Filner to resign over sexual harassment allegations.

San Diego City Council President Todd Gloria and Councilmember Kevin Faulconer have called a news conference at noon to discuss the controversy that has engulfed the Filner administration.

At 12:30 pm, prominent attorney Gloria Allred of Los Angeles will introduce her newest client, one of the women who have accused Mayor Filner of sexual harassment. Allred said she will discuss the lawsuit she and her client are preparing to file against the City of San Diego and Mayor Filner.

Allred said she and her client will address the media, and her client will reveal her identity.