We have more news on the accusations against Rutherford County property assessor Bill Boner. Five women have come forward, some of them with accusations of sexual harassment. Boner was advised by the county attorney to not talk about the allegations against him to the media. Despite that warning, Boner was interviewed by WSMV. During the interview, Boner denied harassing anyone. Despite Boner denying all allegations, there is an active Equal Employment Opportunity complaint against him based on sexual harassment. Boner is accused of trying to look down the shirt of female employees. The property assessor is also accused of making sexual in nature comments or gestures to females. Boner was also accused of removing one female employee from a front desk in the office and sending her to a back desk, because she was overweight.
Friday, March 17, 2017 9:29 pm