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Former Sandusky County Prosecutor Tim Braun is facing a federal lawsuit by four women who worked in his office. 

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Days after the Wall Street Journal Reported L Brands CEO Les Wexner plans to step down, the New York Times is reporting allegations of sexual harassment within subsidary Victoria's secret. 

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Sandusky County Commissioners have appointed an interim county prosecutor. 

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The Sandusky County prosecutor who was accused of sexually harassing female employees before pleading guilty to a lesser charge has resigned from office. 

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The Ohio Attorney General is asking a court to remove the embattled Sandusky County Prosecutor from office. 

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Ohio's governor and attorney general are taking steps to see whether the Sandusky County prosecutor who entered a guilty plea to negligent assault this month can be removed from office. 

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A Columbus fire Battalion Chief accused of sexual harassment has resigned. 

The City of Columbus has placed Division of Fire Battalion Chief Joe Richard on paid leave amid allegations by several female employees of sexual harassment and other mistreatment. 

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A former Franklin County judge has been suspended indefinitely. 

Ohio State University

Ohio State University has appointed a new head of the office that oversees responses to sexual harassment and other reports of discrimination.  

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The Ohio Supreme Court is pondering punishment for former Franklin County judge Tim Horton.  

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Two female Ohio University graduate students who sued after a sexual harassment investigation of a former English professor have reached a settlement with the school. 

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An Ohio University professor who sexually harassed a student employee has been recommended for detenuring by an ethics committee, while the State Department investigates financial expenditures connected to him. 

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A fornmer Ohio State University College of Engineering student is suing the school and the director of the Center for Automotive Research alleging sexual and racial harassment and retaliation. 

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Athens City Schools officials have hired an investigator to probe claims by a former student that a school board member mishandled her sexual assault complaints against a fellow student made seven years ago. 

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A federal jury has awarded 3.35 million dollars to a former Circleville firefighter in her sexual harassment lawsuit.

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A powerful Republican Ohio lawmaker has been quietly cleared in a sexual harassment investigation conducted by an outside law firm where he worked for 36 years. 

Ohio House of Representatives

A Republican State Representative has been accused of inappropriate sexual conduct. 

Ohio Public Radio

Some state lawmakers are backing a new bill to reform sexual harassment training standards for their colleagues.

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A woman who accused candidate Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential campaign of sexually harassing her more than a decade ago is running for a seat in the Ohio Legislature. 

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Two Republican state lawmakers have issued apologies for disparaging remarks they made earlier this week at a roast for a departing employee earlier this week. But some lawmakers are demanding more than apologies. 

A growing number of Ohio CEOs are leaving their positions, according to the executive firm Challenger, Gray and Christmas.  

Records obtained by the Associated Press show a Columbus-based state gaming agent's sexual harassment complaint against her supervisor led state regulators to a larger pattern of intimidation and the man's firing in May.

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Ohio Democratic Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur is making waves by linking women's clothing to sexual harassment.  

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The speaker of the Ohio House is talking about the resignation of former Republican State Representative Wes Goodman, who allegedly sexually assaulted a teenager. 

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More information, including allegations of harassment, is coming out against now-former Republican State Representative Wes Goodman.

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The chief of staff to Ohio Senate Republicans says he's stepping down,

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Ohio Supreme Court justice and Democratic gubernatorial candidate William O'Neill says he has deleted a social media post outlining his sexual history after being criticized in part for potentially identifying some of the women.

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Two Republican state lawmakers and a Democratic Senate staffer have resigned in the last month – all over what’s been termed “inappropriate behavior”.

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The chief of staff for Democrats in the Ohio Senate has resigned after facing allegations of "inappropriate conduct" toward other employees.

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