Colombia’s ombudsmen threw the towel in the ring late Wednesday amid piling evidence he allegedly sexually harassed his secretary and bullied subordinates.
Instead of resigning, Colombia’s ombudsman fired his assistant ombudsman on Tuesday amid piling accusations that the ombudsman sexually harassed and bullied subordinates.
Now facing criminal charges over alleged sexual harassment, Colombia’s Ombudsman said Sunday that photos of private parts sent to his personal secretary were sent with consent.
Colombia’s ombudsman, who has already been facing accusations of workplace harassment, on Sunday was accused of the sexual harassment of multiple employees.
Colombia’s Inspector General on Tuesday announced he would open an investigation into allegations that the country’s director of the National Police sexually harassed a male subordinate.
Colombia’s court system has been unable to rule in four out of five cases involving the sexual abuse of minors, according to local media.
A man from northeast Colombia was sentenced to 23 years in prison on Wednesday for sexually abusing his 11 daughters.
The Catholic Church lost its first civil case in Colombia for sex abuse, with the Supreme Court ruling that the institution cannot separate itself from the abuse committed by one Full Article »
Colombia police said Thursday it has arrested one of the largest distributors of child pornography in the world.
Women’s rights groups in Colombia are pressing their country’s government to investigate cases of sexual violence committed by the military and its now-defunct paramilitary allies.
Six Nobel Prize winners, led by America’s Jody Williams, wrote a letter supporting the action being taken by five organizations demanding that victims of sexual violence in Colombia be guaranteed Full Article »