Sexual Harassment

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Jury Awards $127k to Ex-Officer in Harassment Suit

A federal jury awarded a former Maryland Transportation Authority Police officer $127,000 after she alleged that she was sexually harassed by an instructor at the agency’s police academy.


Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair is the highest-ranking U.S. military officer ever court-martialed for sexual crimes, will retire as a lieutenant colonel. (Davis Turner/Getty Images)

General In Sex Misconduct Case Demoted

Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair is the highest-ranking U.S. military officer ever court-martialed for sexual crimes, will retire as a lieutenant colonel.


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San Diego Mayor to Resign

Mayor Bob Filner agreed Friday to resign on Aug. 30, bowing to enormous pressure after lurid sexual harassment allegations brought by at least 17 women eroded his support after just nine months on the job.


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Coast Guard: Recruits Were Sexually Harassed In NJ

A Coast Guard officer who abused his authority and sexually harassed four women recruits at a training facility in New Jersey was sentenced Wednesday to one year confinement.


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Metro Goes Digital To Crack Down On Sexual Harassment

Metro is hoping to crack down on sexual harassment by riders on its system with a new public awareness campaign that was unveiled Monday.


Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain delivers a speech about foreign policy at Hillsdale College on Nov. 29, 2011 in Hillsdale, Mich.

Cain: I Gave Money To Ginger White Without Wife’s Knowledge

He’s still plotting an aggressive campaign schedule across several states, but Herman Cain also has begun to outline a possible exit strategy from the race for the Republican presidential nomination.


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Cain’s Wife: Sex Harassment Claims Don’t Ring True

Gloria Cain told Fox News’ Greta Van Susteren: “I’m thinking he would have to have a split personality to do the things that were said.”


GOP presidential hopeful Herman Cain with Mike Huckabee at the Iowa State Fair on Aug. 12, 2011. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Huckabee: I Was ‘Victim Of Sexual Harassment’ At Popeye’s Chicken

Fox News host Mike Huckabee claims — tongue-in-cheek — he was the “victim of sexual harassment” at an Atlanta fast-food restaurant while talking about the allegations levied against Herman Cain.


Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain waits to be introduced prior to his address to the Northern Virginia Technology Council and the Consumer Electronic Association on jobs, the economy and American competitiveness Nov. 2, 2011 at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in McLean, Va. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Cain to Reporters: ‘Don’t Even Bother’ Asking Me Questions

Cain refused to say Wednesday whether he will ask his former employer to terminate confidentiality restrictions on women who accused him of sexual harassment.



Herman Cain Campaign Disputes Sexual Harassment Allegations

In a statement Sunday to The Associated Press, his campaign disputed a Politico report that said Cain had been accused of sexually suggestive behavior toward at least two female employees.