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Supreme Court / Sexual Harassment / Public School #425386

CNN Evening News for Monday, Jun 22, 1998
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(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.

Reporter(s):
Bierbauer, Charles;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:02:10

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