Sexual harassment

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Associated Press
September 04, 2019 - 5:50 am
(AP) -- A hearing on the indecent assault and battery case against celebrity chef Mario Batali is scheduled. A judge is slated to hear arguments Wednesday from lawyers at a pre-trial hearing in Boston Municipal Court. It's not immediately clear what issues will be addressed. Suffolk District...
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Chris Miller
June 17, 2019 - 2:07 pm
Sucré, an upscale pastry and desserts boutique that opened on Magazine St. 13 years ago and spread to locations in the French Quarter and Metairie, unexpectedly closed its doors today. The store's web site only shows this: To Sucre fans and supporters, It is with deep sadness that we have to...
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Thomas Perumean
May 24, 2019 - 8:50 am
Mario Batali, the well known celebrity chef and one-time favorite of the New Orleans culinary scene made his first court appearance in Boston today. At an arraignment in Boston Municipal Court earlier today, Batali let the court enter the plea of not guilty to a charge of indecent assault and...
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Chip Somodevilla / Staff
May 01, 2019 - 5:25 am
When MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski declared that she was “done” with the controversy over complaints that former VP Joe Biden was too touchy feely with some women through the course of his political career, she proved something we all know – “Morning Joe” on MSNBC is blatantly...
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September 12, 2018 - 8:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A video of Harvey Weinstein aired on television Wednesday showing him boldly propositioning a woman who later accused him of rape and repeatedly touching her and stroking her arm and back during what was supposed to have been a business meeting. Melissa Thompson, who sued Weinstein...
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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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