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Sexual Harassment of Tenants #307671

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 07, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Shelton, Connecticut: Anthony Mason) First sexual harassment of tenants conf. said opening in New York City tomorrow; Betty Staffier's experience cited as example [STAFFIER - recalls landlord's attempted sexual intimidation of her.] Tammy Shellhammer's landmark case in Toledo, Ohio, reviewed. [SHELLHAMMER - describes landlord's eviction notice after she declined his advances.] [Jacqueline LEWALLEN - denies Shellhammer's allegations against husband Norman Lewallen.] Findings of Fair Hsing. Center director Shana Smith's undercover investigation outlined. [On audio tape, voice of LEWALLEN - tells Smith of bribe sources; remarks transcribed on screen.] Lewallen said first landlord in United States to be convicted of sexual harassment. [SMITH - notes most of Lewallen's victims were unaware of their legal protection.] [Bobbie JACKSON - recalls experience with Lewallen.] [STAFFIER - doesn't consider situation fair.]

Mason, Anthony;
Rather, Dan

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