Chapter 9

Continuing Controversies and New Developments in Sexual Harassment Law

Introducing new topics Chapter 9 examines street harassment and online harassment. Chapter 9 reconsiders traditional defenses, analyzing defendants’ assertion of First Amendment, free speech protection and the exploitation of plaintiffs’ sexual history. This Chapter also highlights how media coverage of sexual harassment cases can influence the course of litigation.

On this page, you will find scholarship, cases, and current developments.


Laws
Without My Consent is an organization fighting against online harassment. They maintain a state law data base and conduct a ...
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The Cyber Civil Rights Initiative maintains a list of revenge porn laws ...
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Cases
In Feminist Majority Foundation v. University of Mary Washington, No. 17-2220 (4th Cir. Dec. 19, 2018), the Fourth Circuit Court ...
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Scholarship
Keiko Rose, Volunteer Protection under Title VII: Is Remuneration Required? "This Comment discusses the test that should be used by ...
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Ira C. Lupu, Robert W. Tuttle, #MeToo Meets the Ministerial Exception: Sexual Harassment Claims by Clergy and the First Amendment's ...
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Ashley Colleen, Feely Hutson, and Julie Christine Krueger, The Harasser’s Toolbox: Investigating the Role of Mobility in Street Harassment, Violence ...
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Bianca Fileborn, Naming the Unspeakable Harm of Street Harassment: A Survey-Based Examination of Disclosure Practices, Violence Against Women, May 14, ...
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DelGreco, M., Christensen, J. Effects of Street Harassment on Anxiety, Depression, and Sleep Quality of College Women. Sex Roles 82, 473–481 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11199-019-01064-6 ...
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Current Developments
Further Resources
C.A. Goldberg Victims' Rights Law Firm  is a New York law firm started by Carrie Goldberg that handles blackmail, extortion, ...
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The Online National Street Harassment Hotline is a free, confidential, secure service that provides live help through the Stop Street ...
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Danielle Keats Citron, Hate Crimes in Cyberspace ...
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