Woman Sues: Claims Cop Threatened Her, Chased Her With Taser, Demanded She Show Her Breasts

From Courthouse News: ¬†LITTLE ROCK (CN) – A city cop in Arkansas chased a woman through her workplace, shooting a Taser at her, because she refused to show him her breasts, the woman claims in court. Ashlea Bennett sued the City of Haskell, Ark. and its police Officer Brandon Carter, in Federal Court. She claims Carter “demanded that she expose her breasts to him” after he entered her workplace while on duty and wearing his uniform. “Carter’s demands to the Plaintiff to expose herself to him Read more […]

Can’t Make This Stuff Up: Unpaid Interns Are Fair Game For Sexual Harassment

CNN: Wang was a graduate student at Syracuse University in 2009 when she interned in the New York bureau of Phoenix Satellite Television, the American subsidiary of Hong Kong-based media conglomerate Phoenix Media Group. In a lawsuit, she said the station’s Washington D.C. bureau chief Zhengzhu Liu sexually harassed her after luring her to his hotel room on the pretext that he wanted to talk about her job performance and the possibility of hiring her full time. When the two were alone, Wang alleged Read more […]

Liberal Paragon, Bob Filner Won’t Serve Time, This Time

From the L.A. Times website about the former ruler of San Diego: Ex-Mayor Bob Filner, who left office in a scandal over allegations of sexual harassment of women, Tuesday pleaded guilty to one felony count of false imprisonment and two misdemeanor counts of battery. Under the plea agreement, Filner will not serve any time behind bars but will spend three months in home confinement, give up most of his mayoral pension and promise never to run for office again. Filner will also undergo treatment Read more […]