He put up a fight but looks like instead of making the people of San Diego pay for his sex "rehab" classes because he insisted on it... he's agreed to step down.
San Diego Mayor Bob Filner to Resign
Filner's attorney has a letter of resignation drafted for his signature once deal is approved by City Council
San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has agreed to resign as part of a deal reached this week with city officials, NBC 7 News has learned.
Filner, spotted leaving City Hall with packing boxes Wednesday night, will formally vacate the office following a closed session of City Council Friday, according to several sources.
Filner's attorney has a letter of resignation drafted for his signature upon approval of the tentative settlement by councilmembers.
The mayor said goodbye to his staff Wednesday before he left his office at City Hall in his security detail’s SUV. Sources say the packing boxes in the backseat contained Filner's office effects.
City officials announced just before 7 p.m. Wednesday a proposed solution had been reached in the scandal that has consumed the city of San Diego
since it first broke July 10.