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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of Iowa

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Media Advisory: United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Iowa to Host Roundtable Discussion with More Than 20 Community Organizations on Combatting Sexual Harassment in Housing

SIOUX CITY, IA – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Iowa and the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division will host a roundtable for community organizations to discuss the problem of sexual harassment in housing. The roundtable is designed to build collaboration among key partners in an effort to identify barriers to reporting sexual harassment in housing and increase awareness of the DOJ’s enforcement efforts.  The U.S. Attorney’s Office anticipates the involvement of more than 20 different community organizations.

United States Attorney Peter Deegan will be present and joined by Nancy Langworthy, a Senior Attorney for the DOJ’s Civil Rights Division in Washington, D.C. 

Event Details

When:       10:00AM-12:00PM, Friday, July 20, 2018

Where:     Sioux City Public Museum, 607 4th Street, Sioux City, IA 51101

This is a “pen and pad” opportunity for the press.  Photography permitted.  A press release will be provided and interview opportunities will be available. 

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Updated July 19, 2018