SF Sheriff's Wife Eliana Lopez Brings Her One-Woman Play Back To Local TheaterA one-woman play starring the wife of San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and that tells the story of the pair's involvement in a 2012 political scandal will get three more weekends on stage.
SF Superior Court Judge Wipes False Imprisonment Conviction From Sheriff Mirkarimi’s RecordMirkarimi, who is running for re-election to his post in November, pleaded guilty to the misdemeanor charge for an domestic incident involving his wife.
Wife Of San Francisco Sheriff Mirkarimi Tells Her Side Of Domestic Scandal By Acting On StageThe domestic violence scandal that rocked San Francisco politics, involving Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife Eliana Lopez, consumed both headlines and a courtroom in 2012. Now Lopez gets to share her side of the story, in the form of a play.
Tea Party-Linked Actress Ignites Free Speech Debate After Leaving SF 'Vagina Monologues'Singer/songwriter and actress Maria Conchita Alonso's endorsement of Tea Party member and gubernatorial candidate Tim Donnelly and her subsequent departure from a Spanish-language production of "The Vagina Monologues" launched a national debate over freedom of expression Sunday.
Actress Out Of San Francisco Production After Endorsing Tea Party CandidateA famed actress is facing backlash in San Francisco’s Latino community, after she voiced support for a conservative candidate for California governor.
Mirkarimi's San Francisco Neighbors Sue For DefamationThe neighbors who played a key role in the domestic violence case involving San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi are suing the sheriff and his wife, Eliana Lopez.
SF Sheriff Mirkarimi Accuses Political Opponents Of Fanning Flames For RecallOne month after being reinstated, San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi is accusing his political opponents of instigating recall efforts against him. Mirkarimi said critics are intentionally misstating the role he plays in his department’s domestic violence programs.
DA, Mayor Seek Law To Ensure No SF Sheriff ConflictSan Francisco's mayor and top prosecutor are seeking legislation that would prohibit reinstated sheriff Ross Mirkarimi from overseeing any domestic violence programs in his department while he is on probation.
Another San Francisco Supe Supports Mirkarimi RecallAnother member of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors said Monday that she would support a recall effort against Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, who was reinstated last week.
SF Supervisor Who Reinstated Mirkarimi Would Support RecallA San Francisco supervisor who voted to reinstate embattled Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi to his job said she would still support a recall effort to remove him from office.
SF Sheriff Mirkarimi’s Return Brings Further Division At City HallRoss Mirkarimi is expected to take control of his department next week, even as the district attorney, the mayor and a city official who voted not to remove him from office question his ability to oversee the agency.
San Francisco Sheriff Mirkarimi Back At Work After Supervisors’ VoteSan Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi returned to work Wednesday, a day after the city’s Board of Supervisors fell short of the nine votes needed to remove him from office on official misconduct charges.