ARTICLES RELATING TO SEXUAL HARASSMENT

Casey Affleck addresses sexual harassment allegations

2019-08-07 13:00

Casey Affleck has opened up on the sexual harassment allegations made against him.

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr to turn himself in following sexual assault allegations

2019-06-13 15:31

A night out for drinks turned sour for Oscar-winning actor Cuba Gooding Jr after a woman opened a case of sexual assault against him.

BDS-SA clears director of 'unfounded' sexual harassment accusations

2019-05-29 13:33

BDS-SA co-founder and director Muhammed Desai has been cleared of sexual harassment accusations, the NGO has said in a statement.

State prepares for sexual harassment trial of former Bryanston school sports coach

2019-05-21 13:59

The case of a 33-year-old former Bryanston High School sports coach, who is accused of sexual harassment, has been postponed to give the defence more time to study the contents of the docket.

WATCH: Women team up to stop a man from harassing one of them in a taxi

2019-04-18 11:20

“See how women adjust just to protect each other and we still blame them because boys will be boys?”

WATCH: Upskirting becomes illegal - the key questions

2019-04-12 17:34

Upskirting has become illegal following a high-profile campaign to make it a specific criminal offence. We take a look at some of the questions surrounding the issue.

Warner Bros. CEO apologises to employees for 'personal mistakes'

2019-03-10 11:53

Warner Bros. Chief Executive Officer Kevin Tsujihara, under investigation for a sexual relationship with an actress he helped to promote, issued an apology to his colleagues at the studio for personal mistakes that caused "pain and embarrassment."

ANC reiterates commitment to adopt own sexual harassment policy

2019-03-03 14:19

The ANC says it may not have an in-house sexual harassment policy just yet but it has ensured that the public is protected from unwanted sexual advances at work through the Labour Relations Act.

Pule Mabe cleared of sexual harassment charges by ANC grievance panel - report

2019-02-17 10:00

The complainant's version has reportedly been rejected by the panel, while Mabe's could be corroborated by witnesses.

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers argue against sex trafficking claim

2019-01-30 12:03

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers say the movie mogul is not a sex trafficker, despite claims in a class-action lawsuit.

 

Bryanston High sports coach approaches DPP, wants prosecution decision reviewed

2019-07-23 16:26

Lawyers representing a former Bryanston High School sports coach accused of sexually harassing pupils, has written to the Director of Public Prosecutions to ask for a review of the decision to prosecute him.

Gender-based violence task team at universities welcomed, but more needs to be done - gender commission

2019-05-29 15:26

The Commission for Gender Equality has welcomed the appointment of a ministerial task team to guide policy on sexual harassment and gender-based violence at universities across the country.

Man presses genitals against female bus driver's compartment window

2019-05-24 15:45

Western Cape police are investigating a case of sexual assault after a man pressed his genitals against a Cape Town bus driver's window and shouted vulgarities at her.

Almost half of female legal professionals in South Africa say they have been sexually harassed – and 73% have been bullied

2019-05-15 11:03

A first-of-its-kind survey of bullying and sexual harassment of lawyers and advocates around the world has found high levels of both in South Africa – and most legal professionals don't believe their employers can fix things.

HSBC sexual harassment case shows banks' struggles in #MeToo era

2019-04-13 20:32

In the MeToo era, financial firms the world over are struggling to handle complaints of sexual harassment. A case in point: HSBC Holdings

Sexual harassment is everywhere, 'on all sides' at Luthuli House - ANC's Duarte

2019-03-08 11:17

ANC deputy secretary general Jesse Duarte has exposed how sexual harassment is endemic at Luthuli House.

Emma Thompson blasts studio for hiring disgraced ex-Pixar leader

2019-02-26 19:25

Actress Emma Thompson detailed her reasons for resigning from a Skydance Animation film in protest at its hiring of former Pixar executive John Lasseter, in a scathing letter that’s one of the most prominent outcries of Hollywood’s #MeToo era.

This smart dress experiment shows how often women are harassed at night clubs and the results are alarming

2019-02-12 17:55

Wearable technology shines light on the unwanted groping and grinding women experience in night clubs.

Tina Knowles used to follow Beyoncé into the bathroom to protect her

2019-01-24 17:05

Parents of child stars sometimes had to go beyond what is expected of guardians just to make sure their young performers were safe.

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