October 31, 2014
SAN DIEGO (AP) - San Diego must show that elected officials have undergone sexual harassment prevention training under a settlement.
The U-T San Diego (http://bit.ly/1a6SlCs ) reports that the city admitted no liability in the settlement backed by the City Council, but agreed to provide at least two hours of online training to elected and appointed officials within six months of their hire.
The city must report to the state every six months for five years.
A complaint was filed on Aug. 30 against the city after then-Mayor Bob Filner, accuse of sexual harassment, said he never got any training.
Filner later pleaded guilty to one felony count of false imprisonment and two misdemeanor counts of battery.