Jury Awards Former Roanoke Sheriff’s Deputy $325,000

Roanoke, VA — The Associated Press reports a $325,000 jury verdict in favor of a former sheriff’s deputy in a sexual harassment lawsuit in federal district court.

The article reports that 10 former subordinates testified in U.S. District Court that the sheriff had made sexually suggestive comments about their bodies, gave them unwanted hugs and tried to force kisses on them. The jury verdict form finding liability is here — Jury form liability. The jury’s damages form is here — Jury form damages.