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Friday, February 13, 1998 FULL SHOW | HEADLINES | NEXT: Accused Right Wing Force in White House Scandal
1998-02-13

Sexual Harassment

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A former U.P.S. manager has been awarded nearly 81 million dollars in an Iowa sexual harassment case.

Linda Channon had claimed the company retaliated after she complained of a poke on her breast..

Guests:

  • Louise Fitzgerald, Professor of Psychology and Women’s Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana, Champaign
  • Roxanne Conlon, attorney who just won a sexual harassment case Thursday morning resulting in an 80- million dollar judgment against U.P.S., former president of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Ann Northop, Republican Congress member from Louisville, Kentucky.

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