Sexual Harassment Law Blog


It’s Not Me, It’s You – When Titan’s Fall

It’s Not Me, It’s You – When Titan’s Fall

We try not to get political in this blog. We don’t care if you are a Trumper or a Biden supporter. Alt-Right or Green Party. It doesn’t matter. Sexual harassment is wrong and shouldn’t be tolerated in a civilized society. Until the #MeToo movement, however, it was rare to see...


No Statute of Limitations for Military Rape, Per Supreme Court

No Statute of Limitations for Military Rape, Per Supreme Court

On December 10, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled 8-0 that military rape cases have no statute of limitations. A prior statute of limitations was five years. According to the ruling, a member of the military accused of rape between 1986 and 2006 can still be charged. Justice Amy Coney Barrett, the...

NJ Fire Chief Sexually Harassed Teen Volunteer

NJ Fire Chief Sexually Harassed Teen Volunteer

A complaint just filed in Warren County NJ says a teen volunteer was sexually harassed by Raymond “Sonny” Read, Chief of the Franklin Township Fire Department. Chief Read is 40. The teen volunteer, Priya Gupta was 17 at the time of the alleged misconduct.
According to court...


Nearly 25 Percent of VA Employees Subjected to Sexual Harassment

Nearly 25 Percent of VA Employees Subjected to Sexual Harassment

Just under one-quarter of VA employees have experienced sexual harassment while on the job between 2014 and 2016. One-third of all VA employees saw evidence of sexual harassment. On average, 14 percent of federal employees in other agencies reported sexual harassment during that time period....

When Kings Fall – Indiana AG Suspended for Inappropriate Touching

When Kings Fall – Indiana AG Suspended for Inappropriate Touching

Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill is the state’s top law enforcement officer. His job is to “protect the rights, freedoms, and safety” of everyone in the state. As Curtis Hill just found out, however, even he is not above the law. This week the Indiana Supreme Court suspended...

VA Mired In Sexual Harassment Dispute

VA Mired In Sexual Harassment Dispute

[Post updated May 2020] A big shakeup at the Department of Veterans Affairs has many wondering what is going on. Just five months after being named to his post, Veterans Affairs Deputy Secretary James Byrne, 55, has left the agency. His boss, Secretary Robert Wilkie, is under investigation by the...


Senior Defense Official Sexually Harassed Staff

Senior Defense Official Sexually Harassed Staff

Guy Roberts, a former assistant defense secretary for nuclear programs, resigned from his position in April. Still, it wasn’t really clear his reason for his leaving until the Pentagon report released in December.
In February, a woman on his staff filed a sexual harassment complaint...