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Q: I recorded a probationer who sexually harassed a girl threatening to beat me next time he saw me. Admitted to it all.

I'm basically just looking to see what's illegal and if there's any action to take. So, basically, my girlfriends cousin slapped her on the ass at work yesterday and when she told him not to do it again he replied, I can do whatever I want. My girlfriends told her aunt (who owns the... Read more »

Joseph D. Bussone
Joseph D. Bussone answered on Oct 11, 2015

Aside from the actionable sexual harassment, sounds like maybe he made a criminal threat against you, which is a crime in California. However, your recording of him over the telephone without his permission probably also is a crime in California. Not only is your tape recording inadmissible against... Read more »

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