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Country Club Hills Female Firefighter in Fiery Battle with Employer over Sexual Harassment Claims

Female firefighters expect to work together with their male counterparts to fight fire and save lives, but Dena Lewis-Bystrzycki, the first woman firefighter of South Country Club Hills in suburban Chicago, is now fighting for justice against…
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Feminists Face More Sexual Harassment Even When They Don’t Tell Coworkers

Lansing, MI- Sexual harassment in the workplace is a common enough for the average woman, but if that woman is self-professed feminist they are much more likely sexually harassed according to study. And even more surprising is the fact they…
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American Crystal Sugar Sued over Sexual Harassment

One woman has sued American Crystal Sugar for sexual harassment at the East Grand Forks plant. Janine Bailey has filed her case in the US District Court in Minnesota. She has alleged years of sexual discrimination, saying her bosses and co-workers…
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Sexual Harassment on American Campuses Quite Rampant

University of Minnesota has been in the news for all the wrong reasons. There are allegations of sexual harassment against Norwood Teague, the University’s former Athletic Director. TwinCities.com reports these allegations could result in…
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Cultural Gender Relations have a Role to Play in Sexual Harassment

The number of commuters in Los Angeles County complaining of sexual harassment on buses and trains has increased in the last six months. An article in the Los Angeles Times points out to figures released by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority. So…
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Iowa Woman Awarded $12 M in Sexual Harassment Suit

Des Moines, IA- An Iowa woman who was subjected to sexual harassment at the toy company she once worked at was awarded nearly $12 million by an Iowa jury. The Iowa jury awarded Danielle Rennenger $10 million in punitive damages and $1.9 million…
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Sexual Harassment: Women are not the only Victims

For so many women, sexual harassment is a humiliating reality. Even though there are laws in place and it is the responsibility of the employer to provide women with a safe working environment, many women employees are subject to sexual harassment…
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New York Teachers Accuse Female Colleague of Sexual Harassment

New York, NY- The majority of sexual harassment complaints involve a man harassing a woman, but two male teachers in Valley Stream allege they are being subjected harassment from a female coworker. Two male teachers at Valley Stream high…
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Pervading Sexual Harassment a Wakeup Call

The Missouri Capitol is the recent place of horror because female interns have been subject to sexual harassment. In the last few months, disturbing details have emerged of not just of interns, but also of journalists, lobbyists, and staff members…
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Hufcor to Pay $120,000 in a Sexual Harassment Case

Wisconsin-based Hufcor has been asked to pay $120,000 as compensation in a sexual harassment case brought by the EEOC and employee Katy Degenhardt. According to reports, Degenhardt, who worked as a machine operator in Hufcor’s Total Quality…
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Tarrant County Justice of the Peace Sued for Sexual Harassment

A long standing court manager of Tarrant County had filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against the country and justice of the peace, as reported by wfaa.com. The case was filed on the behalf of Martha Kibler by her sexual harassment attorney…
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Woman Accuses Texas Judge of Sexual Harassment, Has Semen-Stained Dress to Prove It

Tarrant County, TX- A former Tarrant County clerk has filed a federal lawsuit alleging that she was sexually harassed by a Justice of Peace and later subjected to retaliation when she threatened to report the abuse. The woman at the center…