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Sexual Harassment News: McDonald's, Pediatrician

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In a Test of Their Power, #MeToo’s Legal Forces Take On McDonald's

In newly filed complaints, McDonald’s employees described repeated sexual harassment and then punishment for speaking out.

With 1.9 million workers in more than 100 countries, McDonald’s is one of the world’s largest companies and most recognizable brands. Now the Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund, formed last year to extend the muscle of the #MeToo movement beyond Hollywood, has taken aim at sexual harassment on the fast food chain’s assembly lines. read more »

Frederick Pediatrician Indicted On Additional 65 Charges Including Child Sex Abuse, Assault

A Frederick pediatrician was arrested Monday after he was indicted on an additional 65 charges, including child sex abuse and sexual assault. Dr. Ernesto Torres was already charged in the rape of a patient and the assaults of two other people, including an 11-year-old girl. read more »