Sandhya Dirks

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Metro reporter for KPBS, the NPR-affiliate in San Diego, California

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Thirteen women have now publicly accused San Diego Mayor Bob Filner of sexual harassment and making unwanted advances.

More Accusations against San Diego Mayor Bob Filner

Thirteen women have now publicly accused San Diego Mayor Bob Filner of sexual harassment and making unwanted advances.

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