Sexual Harassment

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Laura Oakes
February 08, 2019 - 6:51 am
A bill to beef up the state's sexual harassment law is headed to the Minnesota House floor. The House Judiciary Committee heard testimony Thursday, including from Amy Schnieder Koosman, who worked as a waitress at a local Perkins, where she says two men harassed her on a weekly basis for a year. "...
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Susie Jones
January 10, 2019 - 11:33 am
Members of the Minnesota House of Representatives went through a mandatory sexual harassment training Thursday. "Well, after one of my members was sexually harassed on the House floor, I had requested former Speaker Daudt provide training to all members," said House Speaker Melissa Hortman. "And we...
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March 14, 2018 - 4:35 pm
Believe it or not, we're a step closer to making it illegal to grope someone's rear-end through their clothing. Minnesota lawmakers are working to close some long standing loopholes in the state's criminal sexual conduct laws. Wednesday, the House Public Safety and Security Committee voted...
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