Sexual harassment

Don Ames
August 03, 2018 - 7:46 am
New data shows that men are being more cautious about their behavior with female co-workers since the #MeToo movement. But, many American companies are also reporting an increase in behavior complaints. That appears to be because more women now feel empowered to speak up. And, that has men stepping...
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July 05, 2018 - 11:24 am
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Louisiana spent nearly $108,000 to respond to claims that a former top aide to Gov. John Bel Edwards sexually harassed a woman when they worked together in the governor's office. Settlement documents released in March showed Louisiana agreed to pay $85,000 to end the legal...
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May 24, 2018 - 12:39 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Gov. John Bel Edwards has signed into law Louisiana's first government-wide policy against sexual harassment. The law requires state and local government agencies to enact anti-sexual-harassment policies that include a process for handling complaints, a ban against...
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May 24, 2018 - 7:01 am
(AP) - Gov. John Bel Edwards has signed into law Louisiana's first government-wide policy against sexual harassment. The law requires state and local government agencies to enact anti-sexual-harassment policies that include a process for handling complaints, a ban against retaliation when someone...
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May 09, 2018 - 5:15 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana lawmakers have given final passage to the state's first government-wide policy against sexual harassment. Approval Wednesday came the day after Secretary of State Tom Schedler left office amid allegations he sexually harassed an employee. The bill, supported by Gov...
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May 01, 2018 - 12:23 pm
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) _ Louisiana's secretary of state is leaving his elected position as calls for his resignation have increased amid allegations that the state elections chief sexually harassed one of his employees. Secretary of State Tom Schedler announced Tuesday that he will be stepping down...
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April 27, 2018 - 11:45 am
(AP) - One of Louisiana's U.S. senators is calling on Secretary of State Tom Schedler to resign after the release of sexually themed emails Schedler sent one of his employees. GOP Sen. John Kennedy said Friday that the emails, which were sent on a state account and published by The Advocate, show...
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