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Experiencing Sexual Harassment at Work?

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Sexual harassment at work, or other types of abusive workplace behavior, is illegal and more people are standing up against this type of behavior. Everyone, both men and women, are entitled to a work environment that is safe and free from harassment and abuse. If you have been experiencing sexual harassment at work or discrimination, […]

A Right Without a Remedy: The New Mexico Correctional Facility Tragedy

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What is “qualified immunity”? Among many definitions, its most timely must be: the law which could provide legal protection for twenty-three New Mexico State prison workers accused of repeated abuse against six of their female colleagues. In a sweeping sexual harassment case which was brought to court over two years ago, the women accuse their […]

Are There Laws Against Sexual Harassment in Schools?

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Sexual harassment is traditionally thought of as a problem that arises in an employer-employee relationship. However, cases involving sexual harassment in schools are also common. The Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network reports that the age group that has the highest risk for rape and sexual assault is 12-34. In fact, 58% of 7th-12th graders […]