Sexual Harassment

  • Blogs

    May 31, 2013

    CTUL's campaign for retail custodians like Leticia Zuniga

    When Leticia Zuniga was first allegedly sexually assaulted by her boss, she didn't know what to do or where to go for help.See Also: - The perfect victim: A retail custodian sexually assaulted by her boss fights back despite her immigration status - Cub Foods settles lawsuit with cleaning workers

  • News

    May 29, 2013

    The perfect victim: Exploitation and threat of deportation

    A retail custodian sexually assaulted by her boss fights back despite her immigration status

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2012

    How Target brainwashes its employees, part two: Training videos

    As we learned yesterday, Target's business plan to beat Amazon centers on "AMAZING" customer service, helpfully outlined in a cheesy, childish "Welcome to Amazing" training script. Today, you can dive even deeper into our hometown corporate giant's brainwashing methods: with video. In a series of tr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2012

    Brett Favre will have to testify under oath about "bad intentions" sexting

    Break out your most comfortable pair of Wranglers and take a seat. This should be fun to watch.Brett Favre will soon have to testify under oath about racy text messages he allegedly sent to two female former New York Jets employees in the fall of 2008. Christine Scavo and Shannon O'Toole claim they ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2012

    Chris LaRiche, "Lothario Notario," deported to Mexico

    The "Lothario Notario," Chris LaRiche, is Mexico's problem now. LaRiche, a con man whose story we chronicled in a January feature, was deported to Mexico yesterday after he was sentenced in Hennepin County for stealing thousands of dollars from undocumented immigrants who trusted him with their liv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2011

    Meet Leroy Schaffer, St. Francis's nightmare councilman

    Maybe next year will be better, Leroy.​Leroy Schaffer is having another bad year.Schaffer, a St. Francis City Council member, was supposed to be censured for the fourth time by the council on Tuesday for a long pattern of sexual harassment. The harassment accusations are so outrageous they've over ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2011

    Leroy Schaffer resigns from St. Francis city council

    Leroy's off the council, but at least he's still got that green jacket.​St. Francis's long local nightmare is over.This afternoon, councilman Leroy Schaffer signed papers to resign from the city council, effective immediately. Schaffer, who has a long history of sexual harassment allegations, was ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2011

    Chrishaun McDonald says transgender status means unfair murder trial ahead

    ​Chrishaun McDonald, charged with stabbing David Schmitz to death earlier this month outside The Schooner Tavern in South Minneapolis, is claiming that her status as transgender jeopardizes her ability to receive a fair trial. McDonald is also claiming self defense.

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2011

    Jenn Sterger calls Brett Favre incident "humiliating" [UPDATE: VIDEO]

    Sterger is now suing her former manager, but not Brett Favre.​Jenn Sterger kept her silence about the Brett Favre sexting scandal for months, but she's talking now, and saying the firestorm of publicity over Favre's unwanted advances was humiliating and embarrassing. "I haven't made a dime off an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2011

    Shannon O'Toole and Christina Scavo said to exaggerate Jets, Brett Favre ties

    Gone, but not forgotten in a New York courtroom.​The New York Jets have responded in court to a sexual harassment lawsuit filed against the team, and former quarterback Brett Favre, by massage therapists Shannon O'Toole and Christina Scavo. The defense in a nutshell: The two women vastly over ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2011

    Jenn Sterger sues manager Phil Reese for return of Brett Favre sexts

    Sterger wants the sexts back.​For months we've been waiting for Jenn Sterger to file a lawsuit in the wake of the Brett Favre sexting scandal, and now she has. But in another strange turn to an already bizarre story, she's suing her manager, Phil Reese, and not the retired Vikings QB with itch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2011

    Brett Favre's junk goes to Mardi Gras [VIDEO]

    "Minnesota Chubby," wearing No. 4.​Brett Favre wants to be remembered as one of the greatest quarterbacks in the NFL. But down in New Orleans at Mardi Gras, it was his little quarterback that got all the attention. The satirical Krewe D'Etat, wearing Packers, Vikings and Jets ball caps, poked ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2011

    Amanda Oswald: Brett Favre wanted massage à trois

    Amanda Oswald figured Favre was up to no good.​Another massage therapist, 27-year-old Amanda Oswald, has come forward to say that she was on the receiving end of Brett Favre's infamous "bad intentions" text message first brought to light by Shannon O'Toole and Christina Scavo. Those two claim ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2011

    Brett Favre is the most hated quarterback in the NFL

    A competition Favre probably didn't want to win.​The Hollywood Reporter hits the streets tomorrow, and with it comes the results of a nationwide poll showing Brett Favre is the most hated quarterback in the NFL. Surprised?

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2011

    Brett Favre spoofed: "What should I do?" [VIDEO OF THE DAY]

    Not the real Brett Favre: What should he do?​Remember the infamous LeBron James "What should I do?" Nike commercial? The one where he looks in the camera and asks, "Should I admit that I've made mistakes? Should I admit that I've done this before? Should I give you a history lesson? What shoul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2011

    Stephanie Dusenberry, Vikings masseuse, claims Brett Favre sent her lewd texts

    Stephanie Dusenberry says Brett Favre wasn't the only Viking to text her.​Eden Prairie masseuse Stephanie Dusenberry has come forward to say that she was on the receiving end of lewd texts from now-retired quarterback Brett Favre. And he wasn't the only Viking with a cell phone who wanted to reac ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2011

    Brandi Favre, Brett's sister, arrested in meth bust

    Brett Favre's younger sister, Brandi, has been arrested in a meth bust.​More trouble in the Favre family. Brandi Favre, Brett's younger sister, has been arrested in Mississippi after police moved in on a meth lab. Hancock County narcotics agents say they watched a drug buy at a gas station in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 6, 2011

    Brett Favre's "bad intentions" are cartoon comedy gold [VIDEO]

    Favre gets sacked by animators.​Sacked by a sexual harassment lawsuit from two massage therapists, Brett Favre turns into grist for the mill for New Media Animation -- in Taiwanese, with English subtitles so we off-islanders can follow along. Watch out. Favre's little quarterback is armed and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2011

    Favre sexual harassment lawsuit "without merit" in Jets' eyes

    Favre may be retired from the Vikings, but his previous stint with the Jets keeps haunting him.​When massage therapist Christina Scavo's husband called Brett Favre in 2008 and told him to lay off with the text message "bad intentions" come-ons, he likely cost his wife her contract with the New ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2010

    Charles Barkley says Brett Favre "handled himself perfectly"

    Charles Barkley, Freudian slip Hall of Famer.​We know that Charles Barkley doesn't think he's role model. He's blown millions of dollars gambling, after all. He's a convicted drunk driver. He's spat at fans. So the NBA Hall of Famer is just the guy you want riding to Brett Favre's rescue. Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2010

    Masseuse claims Brett Favre sexual harassment

    Another woman has come forward with sexual harassment allegations against Brett Favre.​The other cleat just dropped.Today, on Brett Favre's birthday of all days, The New York Post published allegations of a second woman claiming lewd sexual harassment by the Vikings quarterback."He was looking at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2010

    Schwan's being forced to comply with EEOC subpoena

    Schwan's is being forced to release records related to a discrimination clam filed by a former employee.

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2009

    The ultimate Thanksgiving survival guide

    Welcome to the single deadliest holiday of the year. Time to bring the pain.

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    Schwan's fighting record release related to harassment claim

    Schwan's refuses to turn over records that might incriminate it in a sexual harassment claim.

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    October 22, 2008
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    October 24, 2007
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    October 23, 2002

    Corporaal Punishment

    Tits v. Glass: The harassment suit