California lawmakers to confront sexual misconduct scandal

Associated Press quoted Janet Denhardt of the USC Price School on how to best implement lasting cultural change in the California Capitol.

Leyva, meanwhile, will introduce a bill that would ban nondisclosure agreements in sexual harassment settlements, both in the public and private sectors, which can stop the parties from speaking publicly about what led to the settlement.

“Eliminating these secret settlements, the no-disclosure agreements, then the accused, the person who is doing the harassing, they have nowhere to hide,” Leyva said. “They have to stop their behavior.”


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