Sexual Harassment

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DFL Senate Minority Leader Susan Kent stepping down, won't seek reelection

The announcement comes as Kent faces criticism over the party's handling of recent allegations of sexual harassment by a former staffer.

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Jennifer Carnahan out as MN GOP chair, reportedly gets 3 months severance

In a statement, she blamed 'mob mentality' for her ouster.

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4 former MN GOP executive directors call on Carnahan to resign

An increasing number of current and former party executives are calling for the embattled chairwoman to step down.

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GOP statement on alleged sex harassment sparks new controversy for Carnahan

The statement revealed that Carnahan had been aware of an allegation of sexual misconduct made against a GOP staffer for months.

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Calls for investigation after former DFL staffer details sexual harassment

Cynthia Callais provided her account to the Minnesota Reformer.

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State settles sexual harassment cases with Renaissance Festival, 2 others

The state says the three businesses didn't have or didn't implement policies to prevent sexual assault and harassment.

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DOJ files sex harassment lawsuit against MN rental property owners

The suit alleges a property manager sexually harassed female tenants.

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Mayo Clinic saw increase in victims reporting sexual harassment when #MeToo started

From September 2017-September 2019, 153 sexual harassment allegations were filed, and 88 were substantiated.

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Court orders school to take action on sex harassment, bullying by students

The high school in Plymouth was being sued for ignoring complaints of sexual harassment.

MSP Magazine columnist quits over upcoming Garrison Keillor story

Keillor was fired by MPR over allegations of inappropriate behavior.

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Ex-employees and customers accuse Urban Bean owner of harassment, bullying

Greg Martin is the subject of allegations by former employees and customers on social media.

Teens abuse women on U of M campus, one flashes them

Police have issued an alert for the area.

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Icehouse drops its music booker over harassment claims

The hip Eat Street restaurant came clean about the situation on Facebook last week.

Burnsville man arrested, again, for masturbating at Florida resort

The 47 year old has been arrested on more than one occasion since the New Year.

Literary festival cancels Garrison Keillor appearance after outcry

Fans of the festival weren't too happy with his booking.

Ex-staffer accuses Rick Nolan of lying over former aide's harassment

A woman accusing Nolan's former aide of sexual harassment has penned an open letter to the congressman.

Rick Nolan faces calls to resign after sex harassment claims against ex-staffer

An activist group is calling on Nolan to step down from the gubernatorial race.

Charges: Stalker followed women home from fancy ballroom

He targeted victims from Long Lake, Minneapolis and Shorewood.

Sarah Silverman says Al Franken was 'bullied' into resigning

The comedian is a long-time friend of Minnesota's former senator.

Woman accuses MN lawmaker of unwanted touching

She has made a formal complaint to police.

Furious models lift the lid on sexual harassment at Maxim Super Bowl Party

One says she was groped and then grabbed round the neck.