Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi arrives before a hearing in San Francisco

 
Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi arrives before a hearing in San Francisco
Suspended San Francisco Sheriff Ross Mirkarimi arrives before a hearing at the San Francisco Ethics Commission at City Hall in San Francisco, California June 19, 2012. A city ethics panel opened hearings on Tuesday into whether Mirkarimi, suspended after his conviction in a spousal-abuse case, should permanently lose his job. REUTERS/Stephen Lam