Family Law Prof Blog

Editor: Margaret Ryznare
Indiana University
Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Sunday, December 3, 2017

Sexual Harassment Around the Globe

From CNN:

Any woman, in any country, will most likely be able to relate to this situation:

Walking down the street, alone, past a group of guys hanging out with nowhere to go. Her guard goes up, and preparation takes place. Many things could happen when she passes them.
It may be the words "hey, beautiful" or "hey, sexy," or being instructed to smile. It may be more intentional: standing in the way or blocking the path in hope of some interaction. It may get more aggressive, with hands reaching to inappropriate places.
 
The spectrum is far and wide, with one end harboring the potential for things to become more violent with physical abuse or rape.
 
Read more here.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/family_law/2017/12/sexual-harassment-around-the-globe.html

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