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Old January 7th, 2018, 09:43 AM #1
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Sexual Hasrrassment in the General Assembly

Del Ariana Kelly (D-Montgomery) claims that a married legislator grabbed her ass in front of others and says that sexual harassment is ingrained in the culture of the GA, but won't name names.

Any bets on the politicial party of Delegate Grabby? I'm sure if he had an R behind his name she would not be so reluctant to out him.


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Female staffers, lobbyists and legislators, many of whom spoke on the condition of anonymity because of fear of reprisal, said sexual harassment is ingrained in the Maryland statehouse’s culture. They say the abuse ranges from groping and sexist comments to belittling and unwanted sexual advances.

Full story here:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/local...=.8e9f0e4850a7


And her recent Op-Ed here:

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opini...=.1feb4dec3261


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The first time a married senior colleague grabbed my rear end, I was shocked. It was my first legislative session, and I was still getting to know people. Two of my male colleagues witnessed this sustained and shameless public groping. I was utterly humiliated. The next morning I went into a female legislator’s office, closed the door and cried.

We talked about reporting the incident but concluded it would publicly embarrass a senior colleague, his allies might rush to his defense and I could be accused of making a big deal out of nothing. If politics is all about relationships, that would not help my career.

Instead, I had a direct conversation with the member and told him, “I look forward to a long productive working relationship with you. Please don’t ever grab my ass again.” Until his retirement, our relationship was always awkward, and I suspect I lost opportunities to work on certain issues as a result. That’s the thing about sexual harassment: Women are never sure exactly how much of their professional potential it limits.

This story is just the tip of the iceberg of my early experiences in Annapolis. As I grew more senior, these experiences became less frequent.
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Maryland Del. Ariana Kelly charged with indecent exposure, trespassing

According to the charging document, Del. Ariana Kelly was seen on camera exposing her breasts in the direction of her ex-husband’s cellphone camera, “with one breast in each hand [shaking] them up and down.” (Handout/Del. Ariana Kelly)
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Maryland Del. Ariana Kelly charged with indecent exposure, trespassing

According to the charging document, Del. Ariana Kelly was seen on camera exposing her breasts in the direction of her ex-husband’s cellphone camera, “with one breast in each hand [shaking] them up and down.” (Handout/Del. Ariana Kelly)


Forgot about this, lol. Yeah, she's a mess...
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Sounds like she made a conscious decision that her political aspirations outweighed her self-respect. As a Democrat that put her on the fast track.
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Maryland Del. Ariana Kelly charged with indecent exposure, trespassing

According to the charging document, Del. Ariana Kelly was seen on camera exposing her breasts in the direction of her ex-husband’s cellphone camera, “with one breast in each hand [shaking] them up and down.” (Handout/Del. Ariana Kelly)
Ugh. There has never been a more indecent exposure.
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is she complaining or bragging?
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Wow..............glad I don't deal with any committee she is on.
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Sounds like she made a conscious decision that her political aspirations outweighed her self-respect. As a Democrat that put her on the fast track.
If you ask her I am confident she would blame her melt down in latter years on her alleged groping in prior years. He grabbed my ass so I felt the need to expose myself during a tantrum. Hot mess here. She may have had credible complaints, until she ...
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Actually...I like a woman who shakes her boobs in my face. She must be a real freak in the sheets...but the fact she stalks you afterwords is kinda off-putting. I guess her ex thought a threesome was out of the question considering her fragile mental state.
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