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Woman behind Viral Street Sexual Harassment Video Is Being Harassed Online with Rape and Death Threats

New York, NY-  Hollaback!, the group behind the viral sexual harassment video filmed on the streets of New York says the harassment is continuing online and some people are going so far as to threaten the actress appearing in the video with…
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Sexual Harassment Sanctions against NY Assemblyman Micah Kellner Upheld

New York, NY- Sanctions against New York Assemblyman Micah Kellner, who was accused of engaging in inappropriate behavior with his male and female interns, can stand, a hearing officer determined this week. Kellner challenge the sanctions,…
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Sweetie Pies, Featured in OWN Reality Show, Hit with Sexual Harassment Suit

St. Louis, MO- A former employee for Sweetie Pies, a popular restaurant featured in an OWN reality show, filed a federal lawsuit alleging she was sexually harassed by a coworker. In her lawsuit, filed with a U.S. District Court, Veronica Tate…
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Two Lawsuits Accuse HSBC Bank Manager of Sexual Harassment

New York, NY- Two lawsuits allege that former senior vice president of HSBC back Eileen Hedges sexually harassed a former female subordinate, telling her to dress proactively at work. And the complainants also claim HSBC retaliated against them…
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Feds Sue Maine Farm for Sexual Harassment

Portland, ME- The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission has filed a federal lawsuit alleging several female workers were subjected to sexual harassment and retaliation. The lawsuit alleges that a supervisors for County Fair Farm subjected…
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Harvard Professors Critical of University’s New Sexual Harassment Policy

Boston, MA- In response to a federal investigation, and criticism over their handling of campus sexual harassment and assault, Harvard recently announced new policies to combat this problem. But the policy is drawing fire from professors who…
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GOP House Candidate DeMaio Alleges He was Accused of Sexual Harassment Because He’s Gay

San Diego, CA- Congressional hopeful Carl DeMaio, who is trying it unseat a Democratic incumbent Rep. Scott Peters, alleges his opponent is trotting out accusations that he sexually harassed one of his former staffers as a political ploy and…
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Former Aide for Iowa Senate GOP Files Sexual Harassment Suit, Alleges Retaliation

Des Moines, IA- A former aide for Republicans serving in the Iowa Senate filed a lawsuit alleging that she and other female staffers were routinely subjected to sexual harassment and her supervisors did nothing to stop it when she complained.…
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Jury Drops Iowa Prison Guard’s Sexual Harassment Suit

Des Moines, IA- After three weeks of testimony, an Iowa jury dismissed a sexual harassment case in which a prison guard accused the a maximum security prison of showing inmates sexually explicit films which Attorney Paige Fielder told the court…
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Gay Republican Congressional Candidate Accused of Sexual Harassment

San Diego, CA- As a gay Republican congressional candidate in San Diego, Carl DeMaio is supposed to serve as the face of a new, more tolerant and inclusive GOP, but accusations of sexual harassment could derail his campaign just weeks before…
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California City Councilman Accused of Sexually Harassing Staffer

San Jose, CA- The former chief of staff for San Jose City Councilman Pierluigi Oliverio filed a lawsuit against her ex-boss accusing him of calling her offensive names, causing her “emotional distress.” “Oliverio's harassment of plaintiff…
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Employees Fired From Iowa Veterans Home amid Sexual Harassment Investigation

Des Moines, IA- The only home in Iowa to service veterans is under fire after it was revealed that 13 employees were disciplined and five were fired following a sexual harassment investigation earlier this year, making it yet another scandal…