Teen Steak ‘n Shake Worker to Get Trial on Sex Harassment Claims

Aug. 22, 2019, 2:41 PM

A Steak ‘n Shake Inc. restaurant in Ohio may have failed to respond to a teen worker’s complaints that she was being sexually harassed by co-workers, a federal judge ruled.

A jury must decide when Hannah Corbin first reported the alleged abuse to the restaurant, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio said Aug. 21. The company contends it was unaware of her allegations until April 2, 2016, when she showed up for work and learned she was taken off the schedule. Steak ‘n Shake says she was left off the schedule at her own request.

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