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Search For Man Who Harassed, Groped, Tried To Kiss Woman In Palo Alto Park

The victim told police that the man engaged her in conversation then aggressively touched her and tried to kiss her before she was able to shove him away.

07/12/2014

A man uses two smartphones. (Indranil Mukherjee/AFP/Getty Images)

Tinder Dating App’s Co-Founder Suspended From Company In Wake Of Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

IAC/InterActiveCorp has suspended a co-founder of its popular dating app Tinder in the wake of a lawsuit accusing him of sexually harassing a female executive of the company.

07/01/2014

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Petaluma’s Lone Female Firefighter Resigns; Sources Say She Was Sexually Harassed

Petaluma’s sole female firefighter turned in her resignation this week amid allegations that she was sexually harassed and that her living conditions in the fire house lacked adequate privacy, according to anonymous sources familiar with the department.

05/30/2014

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Teacher Sues San Mateo All-Boys Catholic School For ‘Up-Skirt’ Sexual Harassment By Students

Police reports from last year show an apparent pattern of sexual harassment by students at a Catholic all-boys high school in San Mateo, prompting a teacher to file a lawsuit in San Francisco Superior Court Thursday alleging students took inappropriate “up-skirt” photos of her and other female teachers.

05/16/2014

Exterior view of the National Shrine of Saint Francis of Assisi on the 600 block of Vallejo St. In San Francisco. (National Shrine of Saint Francis of Assisi)

Ex-Employee Claims Forced Sex Acts At SF Church In Lawsuit Against Archdiocese

A former administrative assistant at the National Shrine of St. Francis of Assisi in San Francisco’s North Beach is suing the Archdiocese over a culture of sexual retribution at the church that included forced sex acts on church grounds and spankings with a wooden paddle.

01/31/2014

Seated at right, Stephen Kennedy, attorney for Ramdus Darke, owner of 715 Peralta Avenue apartment building. To his right is Mrs. Darke and son Rangit Darke. Tenants are seated along the wall. (Bob Butler/CBS)

West Oakland Apartment Tenants Claim Landlord Sexual Harrassment, Deplorable Conditions

More than a dozen tenants of a West Oakland apartment complex have filed complaints against their landlord that include sexual harassment and deplorable living conditions.

01/27/2014

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Federal Probe Finds Harassment At West Contra Costa Schools

A federal investigation of a Northern California school district revealed a widespread environment of sexual harassment and assaults by students that district officials failed to adequately address, the U.S. Department of Education said.

11/07/2013

San Diego Mayor Bob Filner

San Diego Mayor To Resign Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

Mayor Bob Filner agreed Friday to resign on Aug. 30, bowing to enormous pressure after lurid sexual harassment allegations brought by at least 17 women eroded his support after just nine months on the job.

08/23/2013

Eddie 'Piolin' Sotelo (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Former Bay Area Radio Host Piolin To Get New Show On SiriusXM

Spanish-language radio host Eddie “Piolin” Sotelo is getting his own channel on SiriusXM, weeks after Univision canceled his show amid harassment allegations…

08/13/2013

Radio personality Eddie 'Piolin' Sotelo (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Radio Personality, ‘Piolin’ Accused of Sexual Harassment

A lawyer has accused Spanish-language radio host Eddie “Piolin” Sotelo of sexually harassing one of his staffers before Univision abruptly ended Sotelo’s morning show…

07/30/2013

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