Secret settlements protect sexual predators – USA Today






Survivors of sexual assault and harassment are expected to attend a #MeToo Survivors march on Sunday afternoon in Los Angeles.

The question that reverberates in the deplorable chronicle of sexual harassment and worse by people such as Harvey Weinstein and Bill Cosby is: How could they have hidden their predatory actions toward so many women for so long?

One answer is secret settlements and hush money, all sanctioned by law. 

Sure, Weinstein had his stable of lawyers and spies slithering around victims and journalists to stay ahead of accusations, but his and Cosby’s major shields for decades were Read more at: