Sexual Harassment Questions & Answers by State

Sexual Harassment Questions & Answers

Q: My boyfriends ex wife got a hold of my nude pictures, had someone else i dont know, post multiple pictures on facebook

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Answered on Jul 25, 2017

You may report this to the police, and you may sue for damages. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney such as myself. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child...
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Q: Someone sent my friend child pornography. Can we report this without her being charged for possession? Should we delete?

1 Answer | Asked in Child Support, Criminal Law, Juvenile Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Answered on Jul 25, 2017

Innocent, unwanted receipt of such materials, based on the facts, may be a defense to the crime. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney such as myself. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts,...
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Q: If I secretly record my boss am I able to include it in a sexual harassment claim?

1 Answer | Asked in Sexual Harassment for Florida on
Answered on Jul 21, 2017

Probably not, there is right way and wrong way of doing this. Speak to an attorney that can help guide you through the situation.
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Q: My 8 year old daughter got sexually assaulted on a school bus by a 14 year old

1 Answer | Asked in Sexual Harassment and Personal Injury for Texas on
Answered on Jul 18, 2017

Possibly, if the school had notice the youth was a predator or if the driver could have seen something,
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Q: We all had to go to a seminar about sexual harassment at work

1 Answer | Asked in Sexual Harassment for New York on
Answered on Jul 18, 2017

No, it does not mean that. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney such as myself. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This...
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Q: So this pedophile sexually harassed my son via internet and traumatized him

1 Answer | Asked in Sexual Harassment and Criminal Law for New York on
Answered on Jul 18, 2017

You can report this to the police in your county and his county and to the FBI. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney such as myself. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense,...
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Q: What all could happen if a 14 year old girl is caught sleeping and gets pregnant with a 25 year old man?

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Answered on Jul 18, 2017

There are so many legal issues involved in that question, it reminded me of taking the bar exam a few decades ago! I'll do my best to just give answers, and then provide a little narrative in what could be a game changer!

1) if they were caught, it would definitely be statutory rape at the very nminimum, however, due to the age difference, the minor being (14), another set of legal obstacles would be this would fall under a more serious offense, under CA Penal Code 288 et. al., which...
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Q: What can i do if I can't contact my landlord?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Civil Rights, Landlord - Tenant and Sexual Harassment for California on
Answered on Jul 14, 2017

This is too vague to answer. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney such as myself. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This...
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Q: Can a parent open a sexual assult case for their child who is over 18? (state Illinois)

3 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Federal Crimes and Sexual Harassment for Illinois on
Answered on Jul 14, 2017

Only the government prosecutes criminal cases.

You should make a police report and see where it goes.
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Q: Can a male officer search me a female just for giving me a ride down road

1 Answer | Asked in Traffic Tickets, Car Accidents, Civil Rights and Sexual Harassment for Illinois on
Answered on Jul 12, 2017

May be s.o.p. for cops in your jurisdiction as people have attacked cops in their cars. However sounds like you have a claim for your injuries--so call a member of the Ill. Trial Lwyers Assn--they give free consults.
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Q: Are the laws for sexual harassment different for temp employees?

2 Answers | Asked in Employment Law, Employment Discrimination and Sexual Harassment for California on
Answered on Jul 11, 2017

From what I can make out of your statement, you started being harassed almost immediately. If the contact was unwanted and unwelcome, you must clearly indicate this to the harasser from the very beginning.

But to answer your question, the laws against sexual harassment are no different for full time or temporary employees. But the harassment must be unwanted and the victim, you, must clearly tell the harasser to stop so he gets the clear message that it is offensive and is creating a...
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Q: Who do I need to consult if my son is being accused of sexual harassment by a school staff (he's a minor)

1 Answer | Asked in Sexual Harassment for Washington on
Answered on Jul 11, 2017

I just signed up with JUSTIA. I see that you posted your question 3 months ago. Are you still having issues with your son's school?
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Q: What can I do?

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law and Sexual Harassment for Georgia on
Answered on Jul 9, 2017

Contact the District Attorney of the COUNTY or COUNTIES where those crimes occurred. The law in Georgia allows some criminal charges to be filed a very long time after the incidents occurred, when it comes to crimes against children.
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Q: I am in need of some advice. What are my right when it comes to private videos uploaded to the web without my consent

1 Answer | Asked in Criminal Law, Family Law, Personal Injury and Sexual Harassment for Georgia on
Answered on Jul 9, 2017

Contact the District Attorney in the County to see if he violated laws relating to inappropriate posting of Internet material. If that fails, then get your divorce lawyer to bring a new action in court to RESTRAIN any further disparagement of you, or possible unfair business practices act, or possibly intentional infliction of emotional distress.
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Q: Does inappropriate behavior related to employee pregnancy constitute sexual harassment?

1 Answer | Asked in Sexual Harassment for District of Columbia on
Answered on Jul 8, 2017

It may, depending on the facts. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney such as myself. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas of law: Business & Contracts, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Child Custody, and Education Law. This...
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Q: I have a friend that 40 years ago he and his sister decided to show each other their private parts can he still bcharged

1 Answer | Asked in Personal Injury, Sexual Harassment and Criminal Law for Nebraska on
Answered on Jul 6, 2017

If it was just that and that long ago...I don't see it happening. She may want to get some ptsd therapy to be able to see it more clearly.
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Q: Does it cost anything for a lawyer to help bring charges against ex husband?

2 Answers | Asked in Criminal Law, Child Custody, Domestic Violence and Sexual Harassment for New Jersey on
Answered on Jul 6, 2017

A private lawyer does not bring charges. Charges are brought by the police and prosecutor. If you believe you are the victim of a criminal act, contact the police.
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Q: What if you tell your HR department about harassment and they don't do anything?

2 Answers | Asked in Sexual Harassment for California on
Answered on Jun 30, 2017

You may have a valid lawsuit against the Company if it does nothing, meaning actually nothing. If it investigates, determines that your complaint is unsubstantiated, and then takes no action, that is different.
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Q: Two loss prevention men grabbed my mother and dragged her through a store. Are they allowed to do this?

2 Answers | Asked in Personal Injury, Civil Rights and Sexual Harassment for Kentucky on
Answered on Jun 29, 2017

The answer is more complicated than you may think. The key question is whether loss prevention had probable cause to believe that a person has shoplifted. They may then detain that person in reasonable manner for a reasonable amount of time to make a reasonable investigation. See Kentucky Revised Statute (KRS) 433.236.

Your mother may have a civil claim for false imprisonment and/or bodily injury or battery. She should consider contacting an attorney to discuss her claim and the...
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Q: I need a native law lawyer for sexual harassment. I work for a native casino

1 Answer | Asked in Native American Law and Sexual Harassment for California on
Answered on Jun 29, 2017

An employment lawyer should suffice, as you have a potential harassment, discrimination, and hostile work environment issue that needs review. More details are necessary to provide a professional analysis of your issue. The best first step is an Initial Consultation with an Attorney. You can read more about me, my credentials, awards, honors, testimonials, and media appearances/ publications on my law practice website, www.AEesq.com. I practice law in CA, NY, MA, and DC in the following areas...
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