sexual harassment

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sexual harassment unwelcome sexual behavior by a supervisor toward an employee
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Usage

In literature:

By protecting them from sexual or gender harassment.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
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In news:

Jury awards DC lifeguard $3.5 million in civil suit alleging sexual harassment.
Eric Massa of New York, facing a House sexual harassment probe, resigns his seat – but he has slammed fellow Democrats, claiming they want him out because he opposed their healthcare reform bill.
Sexual harassment complaints against officials often take years to resolve.
Sexual harassment pervasive in grades 7-12.
The survey by the American Association of University Women finds that during the 2010-11 school year, 48 percent of students in grades 7-12 experienced some form of sexual harassment.
Nearly half of US students in grades 7-12 experienced some form of sexual harassment, according to a major national survey that was released Monday by the American Association of University Women.
New Documentary Explores Rampant Sexual Harassment in the Modeling Industry.
He resigned amid allegations he sexually harassed teachers.
Three years ago I was served papers notifying me that I was being sued for one-million dollars for assault and sexual harassment.
On Monday, Stewart did a segment on the show about the sexual harassment allegations against Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain.
Federal agency says Chattanooga retaliated against sexual harassment victim.
Executive director says appeal could overturn findings and still not warrant improved CAMEL score in alleged sexual harassment case against examiner.
ALBANY (AP) — It would be easy to view this past week of accusations of sexual harassment and a cover-up as a return to Albany's bad old days.
Herman Cain told Forbes that he believes Curt Anderson, who worked on his 2004 senate campaign and whose firm is now employed by the Perry campaign, is responsible for the leaks about the sexual harassment allegations.
In a deposition taken in a sexual harassment lawsuit against the city police, a woman claims that about 15 years ago a police officer — now a top commander — frequently had sex with her while he was on duty.
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In science:

Clinton, in a January 1998 deposition in the Paula Jones sexual harassment case, swore that he did not have a sexual relationship with Lewinsky.
Improving Update Summarization by Revisiting the MMR Criterion
Clinton, in a January 1998 deposition in the Paula Jones sexual harassment case, swore that he did not have a sexual relationship with Lewinsky.
Beyond Stemming and Lemmatization: Ultra-stemming to Improve Automatic Text Summarization
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