Sexual Harassment

Harvey Weinstein, center, arrives for a court hearing, Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 in New York
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December 11, 2019 - 12:04 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein’s bail was increased from $1 million to $5 million on Wednesday over allegations he violated his pretrial release conditions by mishandling or disabling his electronic ankle monitor dozens of times in recent months. According to the New York Times : "Weinstein and...
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August 20, 2019 - 4:20 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Los Angeles Opera said Tuesday it will immediately open a `thorough and independent investigation' into allegations of sexual harassment against the opera star Placido Domingo, the company's general director. In a brief statement Tuesday, the opera company said it has hired...
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January 10, 2019 - 9:37 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge has reportedly dismissed part of Ashley Judd's lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein. Judge Philip S. Gutierrez of United States District Court in Los Angeles ruled Wednesday that the actress' sexual harassment claim does not fall within the scope of a California...
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December 24, 2018 - 2:30 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Kevin Spacey has been charged with groping the 18-year-old son of a Boston TV anchor in 2016 — the first criminal case brought against the Oscar-winning actor since his career collapsed amid a string of sexual misconduct allegations over a year ago. Spacey, 59, is due in court Jan. 7...
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September 11, 2018 - 3:17 pm
(CBS News) -- In a new letter, Time's Up is calling on the board of CBS Corporation to give $120 million to organizations that address sexual harassment and workplace safety, in the wake of allegations of sexual assault against former chairman and CEO Leslie Moonves. CBS Corporation announced on...
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May 21, 2018 - 8:21 am
(CBS NEWS) - Embattled TV chef and restauranteur Mario Batali has lost his television show and is leaving the company he helped to found.He has apologized for his "past behavior," admitting to "deeply inappropriate" actions with women. Some of his accusers and witnesses opened up to "60 Minutes"...
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April 12, 2018 - 11:38 am
LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Reacting to the sexual-misconduct and abuse scandals that have rocked the entertainment industry, Hollywood's largest acting union called Thursday for an end to the practice of holding auditions or business meetings in hotel rooms or private homes. "We are committed to...
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