January 3, 2013

Maryland Cop, City Settle Sexual Harassment Lawsuit

A sexual harassment lawsuit filed by a former Hyattsville, Md., police officer was settled out of court settlement after six months of federal court proceedings. The settlement brings to a close the case of Marsha Lessard, a city police officer from 2005 through 2009, who alleged a pattern of sexual harassment within the police department during her time there. According to a statement, the case was settled “on terms wherein the city admitted no liability […]