Skip to comments.Lee to Mirkarimi: Resign by 5 p.m. or face charges
Posted on 03/20/2012 2:50:42 PM PDT by NormsRevenge
San Francisco -- Mayor Ed Lee gave embattled San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi until no later than 5 p.m. today to resign or face an official misconduct charge and the possible forced removal from office, sources told The Chronicle today.
Mirkarimi was sentenced Monday to three years probation, a year's worth of domestic violence intervention classes and other penalties for pleading guilty to a misdemeanor charge of false imprisonment of his wife. He met with Lee from 4 to 4:30 p.m. Monday in the mayor's office, where he was given 24 hours to make up his mind, the sources said.
The mayor's office said Lee is expected to make a public announcement late this afternoon.
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I could go on and on about Lee being a criminal.
Mirkarimi lawyer: He will not resignby Rachel Gordon
Tuesday, March 20, 2012
15:56 PDT SAN FRANCISCO -- Embattled San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi will not resign his position after Mayor Ed Lee gave him the option to resign or face official misconduct charges, his lawyer told The Associated Press this afternoon.
“Mirkarimi lawyer: He will not resign”
Let the games begin! Should be good “political theater” and waste a bunch more fudgepacker money! San Francisco, we hardly know ye!
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