Sexual Harassment

An accusation of sexual harassment is now being thrown on late comedic actor Gary Coleman by way of former 'SNL 'cast mate Molly Shannon, who says the 'Diff'rent Strokes' star was "relentless" in his pursuit on her during a past incident in his hotel room.

Cuba Gooding Jr. will go on trial in February in his New York City groping case, a judge said Monday, with prosecutors planning to portray the actor as a serial offender and the defense contending the case is an example of #MeToo run amok.

Five months after Judith Blackwell was replaced as the head of two California state committees that oversee affordable housing bonds, she filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against California State Treasurer Fiona Ma.

Famed physician Dr. Ian Smith feels that he suffered racism and sexual harassment while hosting the hit CBS show 'The Doctors,' and now he's filing an “unlawful discrimination” complaint against ViacomCBS and Dr. Phil’s Stage 29 Productions after being fired for speaking up.

Troy Rowland, a Hollywood director and acting coach, has been accused by at least a dozen women of luring them into sexually provocative auditions.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The union that represents actors and television performers issued a series of standards and guidelines Wednesday for crew members who supervise scenes involving sex and nudity. The goal is to combat on-set sexual harassment. The framework announced by the Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists provides a common […]

In the upcoming episode of “Untold Stories of Hip Hop,” Cardi B recalls the time she was sexually harassed during a magazine photo shoot. The “Money” rapper doesn’t identify the pervy photog or the publication, but suggests the incident occurred earlier in her career. “I will never forget how I went to shoot for this magazine and […]

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actress Afton Williamson’s claims of misconduct against her on the set of “The Rookie” weren’t substantiated by an independent investigator, according to the ABC drama series’ producer. Production company Entertainment One said Tuesday the investigation led it to conclude no unlawful or inappropriate behavior was committed by the co-workers accused by […]

Afton Williamson is back in the headlines after coming forward with claims of sexual harassment and racial discrimination on the set of ABC’s “The Rookie.” In a revealing Instagram post, she said co-star star Demetrius Grosse harassed her during filming of the first season of the series. She also accused Hair Department Head Sally Nicole Ciganovich […]

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Two female police officers whose sexual harassment lawsuit led Philadelphia’s police commissioner to resign have received promises from the city they won’t be retaliated against or endure more transfers while the case plays out. Cpl. Audra McCowan and Patrol Officer Jennifer Allen say their complaints of being physically and verbally harassed by […]


A report from labor rights groups says women sewing blue jeans for Levi’s, Wrangler, Lee and The Children’s Place in several African factories faced sexual harassment and gender-based violence and some were coerced into having sex with supervisors to keep their jobs. The report released Thursday from the Washington-based Worker Rights Consortium says the brands […]


LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California state appeals court justice was accused Monday of repeatedly groping a colleague’s breasts, suggesting they have an affair and telling a police officer who served as his driver that he wanted to have sex with her in his chambers. The Commission on Judicial Performance charged Justice Jeffrey W. Johnson […]