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USC agrees to $852M settlement with over 700 women

The University of Southern California has agreed to an $852 million settlement with more than 700 women who have accused the college’s longtime campus gynecologist of sexual abuse, the victims’ lawyers and USC announced Thursday. It’s believed to be a record amount for

USC agrees to $852M settlement with over 700 women2021-04-15T12:47:55-04:00

Sexual harassment in the workplace – Laura Daly

  Sexual harassment of any kind is never acceptable in the workplace and it is also unlawful. Sexual harassment can be physical but can also included unwanted sexual advances, verbal comments as well as requests for sexual favors. The

Sexual harassment in the workplace – Laura Daly2021-04-15T14:43:18-04:00

Former Athletes File Sex Abuse Lawsuits Against U.S.A. Swimming

Six women have sued U.S.A. Swimming, saying the national governing body for the sport failed to protect them from coaches who were sexual predators when they were preteens and teenagers decades ago, according to multiple civil lawsuits filed in two California courts.  

Former Athletes File Sex Abuse Lawsuits Against U.S.A. Swimming2021-04-16T06:36:23-04:00

Criminal investigation into Wyoming clergy sexual abuse drags into third year

The criminal investigation into sexual abuse by members of the Catholic clergy in Wyoming passed its second birthday in April, a prolonged process with no end in sight that has “shattered” an alleged victim’s family’s belief in the criminal justice system.   In

Criminal investigation into Wyoming clergy sexual abuse drags into third year2021-04-16T05:33:57-04:00

Landlord accused of seeking sex from tenants in federal lawsuit

MUSKEGON COUNTY, MI – A Muskegon area landlord is accused of sexually touching female tenants, asking for sex from them and retaliating when they refused in a lawsuit filed by the federal government.   Darrell Jones, who owns rental properties in the Muskegon

Landlord accused of seeking sex from tenants in federal lawsuit2021-04-16T12:38:29-04:00

Weinstein raped me in 1994 at age 17, woman says in lawsuit

NEW YORK (AP) — A woman who says Harvey Weinstein raped her when she was 17 is among four plaintiffs in a new lawsuit against the imprisoned movie mogul, the latest court action accusing him of decades of vile sexual behavior.   The

Weinstein raped me in 1994 at age 17, woman says in lawsuit2021-04-16T06:22:33-04:00

‘Hurricane’ Mike Herren charged with rape in Fall River

Local radio personality and former basketball star “Hurricane” Mike Herren is charged with raping a woman at his studio.   Michael Herren, 49, of Fall River, faces charges of rape and indecent assault and battery. Herren, through an attorney, denied the charges, and

‘Hurricane’ Mike Herren charged with rape in Fall River2021-04-16T14:19:54-04:00

Lawsuit: Oahu Hospital Allegedly Shielded 2 Sexual Harassers

A female employee at the Rehabilitation Hospital of the Pacific alleges in a lawsuit filed Thursday that she was sexually harassed by two superiors for two years.   The lawsuit claims the hospital was informed the employees were abusing their power in 2017

Lawsuit: Oahu Hospital Allegedly Shielded 2 Sexual Harassers2021-04-16T05:25:39-04:00
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