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Guard Sued Knox County Jail for Sexual Harassment

Sexual harassment can occur at any workplace, even at a jail. While you might think that employees and managers at jails are likely to closely follow various rules and protocols, this was evidently not the case at a Knox County jail. A former…
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Penalties for Failing to Offer Sexual Harassment Training in Maine

Sexual harassment has serious psychological, emotional, and financial repercussions for the victim who experienced it. Anyone who faces this form of harassment will often face a decline in all aspects of their life, including in their careers,…
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Is it illegal or unethical for an employer to sexually harass an employee in Maine?

According to the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), harassment, whether it is verbal, physical, or sexual in nature, is illegal when “it is so frequent or severe that it creates a hostile or offensive work environment or…