Tag Archives: sexual assault

New Legislation protects Janitors from Sexual Harassment

Janitors express Sexual Harassment Concerns California ­– The state of California maintains a high volume of janitor employees. An enormous part of those employees are immigrants who work diligently to provide a better life for their families. Although employees attempt to complete their shift comfortably and return home, sexual harassment and sexual assault has become… Read more »

Sexual Assault in Law Enforcement

Several Oakland Police Officers terminated after Sexual Misconduct California – In the city of Oakland, multiple police officers have been accused of engaging in sexual misconduct. In addition to the accused Oakland police officers, four law enforcement agencies in East Bay also faced sexual assault allegations. After an investigation took place for an entire year,… Read more »

Sexual Assault at Rider University

Male Student expelled after Sexual Assault Allegations New Jersey – Over the past year, sexual harassment and sexual assault has been an ongoing issue in various universities. Rider University is on the list of universities battling sexual assault within their academic community. A male student was accused of sexually assaulting a female student. Prior to… Read more »

Uber Driver fired for Sexual Assault

Drexel University Student reports Sexual Assault by Uber Employee Philadelphia – A female student from Drexel University said her Uber driver sexually assaulted her last month. The student recently informed the news about how the tragic incident transpired. The female student said the incident occurred on July 16, 2016 around 2 a.m. She claims her and… Read more »

Complete Maintenance settles EEOC Sexual Harassment Suit

Maintenance Company agrees to pay $45,600 in Sexual Harassment Settlement Louisiana – A year ago the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against Complete Maintenance, Inc. in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana. The sexual harassment lawsuit was filed on behalf of a female employee who experienced sexual… Read more »

Philadelphia DA excused Sexual Harassment during DNC

DNC delegate reports Sexual Harassment Philadelphia – Bernie Sanders delegate, Gwen Snyder, disclosed that a male delegate sexually assaulted her during the Democratic National Convention. Snyder requested that the Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams prosecutes the accused delegate, and he declined. Snyder said she was sexually assaulted on Wednesday of the convention approximately at two… Read more »

Hillary Clinton retracts Message for Sexual Assault

Bill Clinton’s Sexual Harassment and Assault History Rise Again Hillary Clinton, presidential candidate 2016, has dedicated a sector of the Clinton campaign to several different challenges the United States is battling such as attaining gender equality and alleviating victims of sexual harassment and sexual assault. The message to individuals who survived sexual assault stating sexual… Read more »

Over 50% of UK Women at Work are Sexually Harassed

Studies show Females in the UK are battling Sexual Harassment UK – The Trades Union Congress and the Everyday Sexism Project conducted an online sexual harassment survey. The survey reached 1,553 women from YouGov who willingly agreed to respond to workplace sexual harassment questions. The findings of TUC’s research revealed some puzzling results that caused… Read more »

NY Dunkin’ Donuts Franchise settles Sexual Harassment Suit

Dunkin’ Donuts Employees sue for Sexual Harassment New York – The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission filed a sexual harassment lawsuit in the U.S. District Court designated for the Southern District of New York against Hillcrest Marshall, Inc., on behalf of employees who experienced sexual harassment and retaliation in the workplace. Hillcrest Marshall, Inc. is… Read more »

Minot State University resolves a Sexual Assault Issue

Title IX Investigation Minot – A Title IX investigation was conducted on behalf of a former female student who alleged that she endured sexual assault for more than two years from a professor. The student asserts she reported the sexual assault in April 2013, and the university failed to address her complaint. The federal law,… Read more »