The National Football League has decided not to suspend quarterback Brett Favre over allegations that he sent inappropriate messages and explicit photos to a female employee of the New York Jets. That fine is for not fully cooperating with the investigation. PESCA: Well, it was alleged that Brett Favre sent sexually explicit photographs to Jenn Sterger, who was a - she was a sideline reporter, but she was an independent journalist. She worked for the Jets and put together video pieces for them.
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Brett Favre Sued By Two Women For Sexual Harassment
Brett Favre. American football great Brett Favre 's retirement has started with another sex scandal - two massage therapists have accused the sportsman of sexual harassment. Christina Scavo and Shannon O'Toole claim Favre mistreated them and made unwanted sexual advances in their legal papers. The masseuses also name the Jets operation as defendants, claiming the team created a culture that was "a hot bed of sexual harassment The two women's attorney Elizabeth Eilender tells USA Today, "I suspect that this case is only the tip of the iceberg with respect to the harassment and discrimination experienced by women working for NFL teams and their players as well as all of men's professional sports. Scavo's and Ms. O'Toole's courage to bring this suit will empower other women to come forward without fear of retaliation and retribution in order to protect their livelihoods and self-respect.
Jets confident they will prevail in sexual harassment lawsuit
New York, New York -- Two massage therapists sued Brett Favre on Monday, saying they lost their part-time jobs with the New York Jets after complaining about sexually suggestive text messages from the veteran quarterback. Claiming they were subjected to sexual harassment and job discrimination, Christina Scavo and Shannon O'Toole are seeking unspecified damages from Favre, the Jets and a Jets massage coordinator. The suit also includes a message Favre allegedly sent to a third, unidentified massage therapist. The team declined to comment. Favre's agent didn't immediately return a telephone message.
According to the reports it has been said that Brett had sexually misbehaved with two of their Massage Therapists back when he played for the Jets. The therapists have filed a lawsuit against Brett and the New York Jets. These women have sued Brett along with New York Jets and also an acupuncturist named Lisa Ripi, and have called the Jets locker room and their training camp as a hotbed of sexual assault. Brett was once again involved in a sexual harassment case with Jenn Sterger. An investigation is being carried to find out whether he had actually sent indecent text messages to the reporter.