An empty ruling on harassment

Leo, John
November 1993
U.S. News & World Report;11/29/93, Vol. 115 Issue 21, p20
Considers the recent Supreme Court ruling on sexual harassment in the case of `Harris v. Forklift Systems Inc.' Defining what a `hostile environment' really is; Court finding that workers suing their employers do not have to show they suffered psychological injury; Why the courts need to hand down a definition of `hostile environment' that focuses sharply on harassment and harm and veers away from equating harassment with offensiveness.


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