Sexual Harassment

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Murrieta Mayor Calls Sexual Harassment Allegations ‘100 Percent Not True’

Murrieta Mayor Harry Ramos will address allegations of sexual harassment at a news conference Friday, accusations he called “completely false.”

07/24/2015

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Downey Teacher Sues District Claiming They Allowed Students To Harass Her On Twitter

Amy Sulkis said she had to leave her job because of the stress.

06/04/2015

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Daughter Of Late Politician Mervyn Dymally Suing Carson Mayor For Sexual Harassment

The daughter of a ground-breaking Democratic lawmaker claims in a lawsuit that the mayor of Carson tried to force himself on her during a work-related trip to Washington D.C.

05/13/2015

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New Campaign Urges Metro Bus, Train Riders To Report Sexual Harassment

In response to a survey that found that nearly a fourth of riders had experienced unwanted sexual behavior on buses and trains, Metro will introduce a public-information campaign aimed at combating such harassment.

04/15/2015

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Federal Government Sues Los Angeles Call Center For Sexual Harassment

The federal government has sued a Los Angeles call-center company for pervasive sexual harassment and for retaliating against employees who complained.

09/24/2014

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Former San Diego Mayor’s Confinement Comes To End

A three-month house arrest for San Diego’s former Mayor Bob Filner is ending.

04/06/2014

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Woman Suing El Monte School District Claims Track Coach Inappropriately Touched Her

The plaintiff, who is now at least 18-years-old, says Ramon Lopez was a “duly licensed school teacher on the Arroyo High School faculty” who abused her from September 2009 until April 2013.

02/06/2014

Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner was accused last July of making unwanted sexual advances by over a dozen female alleged vicitims. (credit: Bill Wechter/Getty Images)

Ex-San Diego Mayor Bob Filner To Be Sentenced For Harassment

The former 10-term congressman will be sentenced Monday for one felony and two misdemeanors for placing a woman in a headlock, kissing another woman and grabbing the buttocks of a third.

12/08/2013

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In Wake Of 2 Sex Harassment Lawsuits, Council Members Call For Review Of City’s Training Program

In the wake of sexual harassment lawsuits filed against city officials, two members of the Los Angeles City Council Wednesday called for a “thorough review” of city’s training procedures.

10/23/2013

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Former San Diego Mayor Booked Into Jail, Released

Former San Diego Mayor Bob Filner was booked into jail and then released on charges of false imprisonment and battery.

10/19/2013

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LA Councilman Admits To Affair With Ex-Staffer, Denies Harassment Allegations

Los Angeles City Councilman Jose Huizar has admitted to having an affair with his former deputy chief of staff, but has denied the woman’s accusations of sexual harassment and retaliation.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2013

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Deputies Searching For Man Suspected Of Sexually Harassing Young Girls In Temecula Park

Police are searching for a man suspected of sexually harassing two young girls in separate incidents at a Temecula park.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/08/2013

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Lawyers Sign Deal To Drop Lawsuit Against Paula Deen

Lawyers signed a deal Friday to drop a discrimination and sexual harassment lawsuit against celebrity cook Paula Deen, who was dumped by the Food Network and other business partners after she said under oath that she had used racial slurs in the past.

08/23/2013

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San Diego Mayor Agrees To Resign Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner agreed Friday to resign in return for the city’s help defending him against claims he groped, kissed and made lewd comments to women.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/23/2013

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Allred Calls For Public Hearing Before City Council Vote On Filner Settlement

Allred is representing Filner’s former communication’s director, Irene McCormack Jackson, who brought the suit against the 70-year-old former congressman.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/22/2013

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