LOCAL // POLITICS Party official accuses state Democratic chairman of sexual misconduct

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Dominic Fracassa Nov. 24, 2018 
Updated: Nov. 24, 2018 7:55 p.m.
California Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman has been accused of sexually assaulting or harassing staff members by Vice Chairman Daraka Larimore-Hall, the party’s third-in-command.

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California Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman has been accused of sexually assaulting or harassing staff members by Vice Chairman Daraka Larimore-Hall, the party’s third-in-command.

In an email sent Saturday to the party’s executive board, Larimore-Hall said he has filed a complaint with the party’s human resources department, calling for Bauman to be removed as chairman in light of what Larimore-Hall called “credible, corroborated and utterly heart-breaking allegations.”

Eric Bauman is accused of sexually assaulting or harassing staff members.Photo: Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press 2017

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In an email sent Saturday to the party’s executive board, Larimore-Hall said he has filed a complaint with the party’s human resources department, calling for Bauman to be removed as chairman in light of what Larimore-Hall called “credible, corroborated and utterly heart-breaking allegations.”

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In an email sent Saturday to the party’s executive board, Larimore-Hall said he has filed a complaint with the party’s human resources department, calling for Bauman to be removed as chairman in light of what Larimore-Hall called “credible, corroborated and utterly heart-breaking allegations.”

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The allegations of sexual assault that @DarakaKenric is filing against @EricBaumanare shocking. CalDems should replace him with @mldauberwho is one of the nation’s foremost scholars on sexual harassment & led the Persky recall campaign. We need a bold feminist to lead for 2020.— Ro Khanna (@RoKhanna) November 24, 2018

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ccused of sexually assaulting or harassing staff members.Photo: Rich Pedroncelli / Associated Press 2017

2of 43Recent sexual harassment and abuse allegationsPhoto: AP
3of 43A New York Times article uncovered multiple incidents of Harvey Weinstein’s sexually harassment or abuse. Thousands of women embracing the #MeToo movement to own their histories of sexual harassment and abuse, and those issues swirling at high volume in the culture overall, parents are reaching for teachable moments in the post-Weinstein Photo: Chris Pizzello, Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP

California Democratic Party Chairman Eric Bauman has been accused of sexually assaulting or harassing staff members by Vice Chairman Daraka Larimore-Hall, the party’s third-in-command.

In an email sent Saturday to the party’s executive board, Larimore-Hall said he has filed a complaint with the party’s human resources department, calling for Bauman to be removed as chairman in light of what Larimore-Hall called “credible, corroborated and utterly heart-breaking allegations.”

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In an email sent Saturday to the party’s executive board, Larimore-Hall said he has filed a complaint with the party’s human resources department, calling for Bauman to be removed as chairman in light of what Larimore-Hall called “credible, corroborated and utterly heart-breaking allegations.”

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The allegations of sexual assault that @DarakaKenric is filing against @EricBaumanare shocking. CalDems should replace him with @mldauberwho is one of the nation’s foremost scholars on sexual harassment & led the Persky recall campaign. We need a bold feminist to lead for 2020.— Ro Khanna (@RoKhanna) November 24, 2018

Dominic Fracassa is a San Francisco Chronicle staff writer. Email: dfracassa@sfchronicle.com Twitter: @dominicfracassaMoreCommentsPrint

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Dominic Fracassa covers San Francisco City Hall for The Chronicle. He previously worked as a reporter and editor for the Daily Journal, a legal affairs newspaper. He started in news in his home state of Michigan, where he worked as a news director of 103.9 WLEN.

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