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Companies settle lawsuit alleging sex harassment of workers

The Associated Press
Created: February 13, 2020 09:29 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Albuquerque companies operating under the name of Select Staffing will pay $199,500 to five female employees to settle a lawsuit that alleged the women were subjected to sexual harassment while working at the Albuquerque Police Department's public-records unit.

The federal Equal Employment Opportunity Commission announced Thursday that a federal judge approved the settlement of the EEOC's suit filed against Real Time Staffing Services Inc., Employment Solutions Management Inc. and Employbridge LLC.

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The EEOC lawsuit alleged the women were subjected to sexual comments and unwelcome touching.

The companies don't acknowledge liability or management wrongdoing n the settlement.

Four of the five women in the Select Staffing case previously received a $490,000 settlement from the city.


(Copyright 2020 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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