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NYC lawmakers are examining whether to do something to discourage whistles, catcalls, and lewd come-ons

NYC lawmakers are examining whether to do something to discourage whistles, catcalls, and lewd come-ons

NEW YORK -- Whistles, catcalls and lewd come-ons from strangers are all too familiar to New York City women, who say they are harassed multiple times a day as they walk down the street. Now lawmakers are examining whether to do something to discourage it. A City Council committee heard testimony Thursday from women who said men regularly [...]