Sexual Harassment

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Texas Congressman Denies He Sexually Harassed Staffer

Rep. Blake Farenthold, a Texas Republican first elected in 2010, told a federal court on Friday that he never sexually harassed one of his staffers.


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Sexual Harassment Allegations Within DPD

There has been a shakeup in the Dallas Police Department, involving allegations of sexual harassment. Five officers were unexpectedly transferred last week without reason.


Judge Sharen Wilson (Courtesy; Fort Worth Republican Women)

State District Judge Announces Campaign For Tarrant County DA

District judge Sharen Wilson is stepping down to run for another office.


The inside of Tarrant County's Sub-Courthouse in Arlington.

Tarrant County DA Will Not Resign Over Sexual Harassment Scandal

Tarrant County District Attorney Joe Shannon is accused by a former employee of repeatedly making unwanted sexual advances and turning his office an unworkable environment.

CBS 11–01/28/2013

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AG: Tarrant County Must Release Details About DA Sexual Harassment Claim

The Attorney General of Texas released the ruling Wednesday, after the county argued it should be allowed to keep certain details confidential.

CBS 11–01/09/2013

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Survey: Sexual Harassment Pervasive In Grades 7-12

A new survey says sexual harassment is an epidemic that’s pervasive in America’s middle schools and high schools.


Republican presidential candidate and former CEO of Godfather's Pizza Herman Cain participates in a discussion. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Cain Blames Media, Perry For Furor

Herman Cain is defending himself anew and — without evidence — blaming presidential rival Rick Perry’s campaign of being behind the disclosure of years-old sexual harassment allegations against him.


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Texas Longhorns Fire Assistant Football Coach

A longtime assistant to Texas football coach Mack Brown was fired earlier this year for sexual harassment, according to an ESPN report.