False allegations and $10 million in related fines in anti-Phil Graham efforts, but there’s nothing to see here

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SD Rostra readers and local politicos are well aware of the sordid story of the eleventh hour false accusations against Assembly candidate Phil Graham in the 2018 primary election. Graham was tainted enough by the allegations to ensure he was left out of the 76th Assembly District general, in what many consider a run-off a Republican like Graham would have …

Over 60 percent of Supervisor candidate Gomez’ fundraising goes to husband

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According to her most recent campaign reports, Fifth District County Board of Supervisors candidate Michelle Gomez has paid 61 percent of the money she’s raised for the General Election to her husband. Not counting $13,000 in personal loans to the campaign, Gomez raised $24,285 since the primary election, while paying her husband, Don Gomez, $15,000 in the same period to …

Coast News: Phil Graham’s accuser faces criminal charges for filing false report

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Not unlike false allegations undermined the Congressional campaign of Carl DeMaio a few years ago, fabricated charges — discovered late in the campaign — may have played a role in Phil Graham’s June primary loss for a North County Assembly seat. From The Coast News… “A North County woman who falsely accused former State Assembly candidate Phil Graham of groping …

Anderson accuser arrested for assault and battery in 2016

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From a FlashReport article by Katy Grimes… “…I received a file of legal documents showing the same Stephanie Roberson has a record of inciting violence in public. “Superior Court records show that in late 2016, Roberson attacked a woman in the Blackbird Bar and was arrested for assault and battery, and for causing significant damage to the bar. “According to …