October 10, 2012
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Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife Eliana Lopez wait for the Board of Supervisors to convene on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, in San Francisco. The Board planned to vote on removing Mirkarimi, who pled guilty to a misdemeanor charge in a domestic violence case, from office.

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Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi and his wife Eliana Lopez arrive at a Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, in San Francisco. The Board planned to vote on removing Mirkarimi, who pled guilty to a misdemeanor charge in a domestic violence case, from office.

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Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi arrives at a Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, in San Francisco. The supervisors planned to vote on removing Mirkarimi from office following a domestic violence incident between Mirkarimi and his wife Eliana Lopez.

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David Chiu, president of San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors, prepares to convene a meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, in San Francisco. The Board planned to vote on removing suspended Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi, who pled guilty to a misdemeanor charge in a domestic violence case, from office.