Sexual Harassment

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Asian Games 2014: 2 Sexual Harassment Incidents in as Many Days Raise Concerns i

2014 Asian Games logoThe Asian Games 2014 in Incheon, South Korea seems to be spiralling towards more controversies, even before the sporting event has started, as two persons are now alleged to have sexually abused women, in two separate cases over the ... [Published International Business Times India - 3 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 5 reports

Police complaint against JU VC, OC

A section of Jadavpur University students today lodged a police complaint against varsity Vice Chancellor Abhijit Chakrabarty and Jadavpur Police Station OC Vijay Kumar Singh, accusing them of molesting girl students while forcibly lifting the gherao ... [Published Business Standard India - 3 hours ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

Maneka Gandhi warns legal action to organisations which don’t have sexual harassment committees

New Delhi: Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi on Wednesday warned legal action to organisations which did not have sexual harassment committees. The remarks came in the wake of a number of organisations where in spite of Vishakha ... [Published IndiaVision - 6 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 2 reports

Football player charged with sexual harassment

Professional valet service for all event http://nusapark.com/ South Korean police said today they have charged a Palestine football player with sexual harassment and banned him from leaving the country following a complaint from a female staff ... [Published The Kuala Lumpur Post - 7 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Iranian official at Asiad accused of sexual harassment

RECENT ARTICLESRECENT GALLERIESIncheon (South Korea), Sep 17 (IANS) An Iranian football official faces police investigation on suspicion of sexually harassing a South Korean female volunteer at a stadium, an official at the Incheon Asian Games Organising ... [Published Chennai Online - 11 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 12 hours ago - 3 reports

Sexual harassment lawsuit settled, Iredell County deputy dismissed from force

Two survivors of domestic violence who sued the Iredell County Sheriff and one of his deputies finally got what they wanted: Deputy Ben Jenkins has been dismissed from the force.Sheriff Philip Redmond made the decision at the conclusion of the lawsuit, ... [Published WBTV News - 19 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 2 reports

How Can Employers Avoid Litigation with the EEOC?

The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) can bring litigation against employers on behalf of workers who file discrimination or harassment claims with the EEOC. Because the EEOC is selective about filing lawsuits it litigates only in a limited ... [Published Queens Ledger - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 9 reports

Female students harassed at universities

One in three are victims of sexual advances as campus lad culture growsA third of young women face sexual harassment on university campuses while education bosses fail to tackle lad culture, the Nation Union of Students (NUS) warned yesterday.A survey ... [Published Morning Star Online - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 2 reports

Fayetteville Police Officer Suspended After Sexual Harassment Investigation

FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – A Fayetteville Police Officer has been suspended for 30 days after an investigation into sexual harassment claims, officials say.Sgt. Dominic Swanfeld was suspended after a joint investigation involving the Fayetteville Police Department ... [Published KFSM - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 3 reports

LANL settles sex harassment lawsuit

at 12:04 amLOS ALAMOS – A lawsuit against Los Alamos National Laboratory and its former Emergency Operations Division leader over alleged sexual harassment in the workplace has been settled.John Day, attorney for Erika and William Gorman, said he couldn’t ... [Published Albuquerque Journal - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 6 reports

Wells Fargo Bank Settles Sexual Harassment Lawsuit With Tellers

Wells Fargo has agreed to pay four women $290,000 to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit filed over the treatment of four tellers at a branch in Reno.The suit alleged a female manager and another female bank teller at the branch regularly subjected the ... [Published KTVN - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 8 reports

DU professor suspended over alleged sexual harassment

The Dhaka University authorities on Monday suspended theatre and performance studies department chairman Saiful Islam over allegation of sexual harassment of a student of his department.The syndicate made the decision at an emergency meeting on Monday ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Sep 15 2014]

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...But then the NY Post gave him a call , and he happily took it to the next, lower level. "I’ve grabbed plenty of girls’ asses in my life,” Lederman, who had just arrived from Central Casting, informed the tabloid. “But I’ve never grabbed hers." Huh, guess that bartender must be lying!
UC regent and task force member Bonnie Reiss said the recommendations are "powerful," but that "we need to see the same level of intensity in overseeing their implementation."
...When called out, the club apologised and cancelled the event but described it as "a very popular student night, which thousands of students attend weekly" . No wonder they felt able to reopen under a different name a few months later...
"We, therefore, request you to ensure the immediate removal of the VC as well as investigation of the 10 criminals who earlier molested the girl student" it said

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Westbrook names interim police and fire chiefs [Published Portland Press Herald - 3 hours ago]
Asian Games 2014: 2 Sexual Harassment Incidents... [Published International Business Times India - 3 hours ago]
Early voting in Fort Oglethorpe city council el... [Published Cat Walk Chatt - 3 hours ago]
XINHUA - Police probing second harassment case ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 3 hours ago]
If you quit, you can’t complain about sexual ha... [Published Raw Story - 3 hours ago]
Westbrook Public Safety Director resigns [Published Keep Me Current - 3 hours ago]
Police complaint against JU VC, OC [Published Business Standard India - 3 hours ago]
HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL HOLDS INTERACTIVE DIALOGUE... [Published United Nations Office at Geneva - 4 hours ago]
Gaming: Female players now outnumber men [Published The First Post: Latest - 4 hours ago]
After police assault, Jadavpur varsity students... [Published Yahoo! India - 5 hours ago]
Iredell deputy fired after lawsuit settlement [Published Fort Mills Times - 5 hours ago]
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Maneka Gandhi takes a dig at condition of women... [Published PardaPhash - 5 hours ago]
Maneka Gandhi warns legal action to organisatio... [Published IndiaVision - 6 hours ago]
Deliberation of Sexual Harrassment Bill in work... [Published Himalayan Times - 6 hours ago]
Why it takes a crisis to get women in leadership [Published Fortune - 6 hours ago]
XINHUA - OCA vows zero tolerance for sexual har... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 7 hours ago]
Lalitha Kumarmangalam appointed NCW chairperson [Published Business Standard India - 7 hours ago]
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Olympic Council of Asia throws Iran official ou... [Published The Malaysian Insider - 9 hours ago]
The Olympic Council of Asia (Oca) has thrown an Iranian official out of the Asian Games after South Korean police charged him with sexual harassment, while a Palestine soccer player has been charged with the same offence and banned from leaving the c ...
Palestine football player charged with sexual h... [Published The Malaysian Insider - 11 hours ago]
South Korean police said today they have charged a Palestine football player with sexual harassment and banned him from leaving the country following a complaint from a female staff member at the Asian Games in Incheon.The complaint came a day after police ...
The Mating Call of Roger Goodell — Or, What’s R... [Published The League of Ordinary Gentlemen - 18 hours ago]
  That sports journalism is changing seems a fairly universally agreed upon maxim by both those who produce and consume it. What’s not always so agreed upon is exactly what it is about sports journalism that is changing. Over at Grantland , Bryan ...
Report Gives Facebook, Twitter, YouTube an ‘F’ ... [Published TIME.com - 19 hours ago]
Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have come under fire for not taking online violence against women seriously according to a new report . The Association for Progressive Communications’ Women’s Rights Program mapped each social media platform’s policy ...
Juror Hears Judge Say Trial Is “Stupid” [Published JD Journal.com - 19 hours ago]
Summary : A federal judge from New York had to excuse a juror from a case after he realized the juror heard the judge tell another judge the case was “stupid.” The New York Daily News reports that Federal Judge Frederic Block, who’s known for ...
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