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What's the right penalty?



A-No-Kissing-sign-at-Warr-001.jpgA Pasco County school plant manager, accused of having sex with a subordinate employee in the school cafeteria, gets a 10-day unpaid suspension and a job transfer. The man now is fighting dismissal over separate allegations of sexual harassment.

Two Hernando County school custodians, accused of inappropriate hugging and kissing at school, get 20-day unpaid suspensions and one of them is transferred to another school. (

Does either penalty fit the crime?

(Image from the Guardian)



[Last modified: Friday, October 29, 2010 1:17pm]


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