CNN Evening News for Monday, Jun 22, 1998
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.
(Supreme Court: Charles Bierbauer) Supreme Court ruling that public schools cannot be held liable for sexual harassment by teachers examined; details given of the case of Lago Vista, Texas, social studies teacher Frank Waldrop, who forced a student into a sexual relationship; courtroom sketches shown. Opinions of Justices Sandra Day O'Connor and dissenter John Paul Stevens quoted. [National Women's Law Center Marcia GREENBERGER - says students now have less protection.] Two other sexual harassment cases before the court noted.
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.