Friday morning, Mayor Filner was served a subpoena to appear August 9, at a deposition regarding the harassment charges outlined in a Monday press conference. The City attorneys and Gloria Allred will be at the deposition.
City Attorney Jan Goldsmith had his work cut out for him. “City Attorney Jan Goldsmith said it took several days to find Mayor Filner to serve him with the subpoena.”
On Thursday, Goldsmith was turned away at the Filner’s City Hall office by the Mayor’s chief of staff Lee Burdick. The Mayor will be held in contempt of court if he is not deposed before August 9.