State Pays Out $125,000 to Gabryszak Accuser

Former Assemblyman still facing multiple lawsuits

(WBEN) - The New York State Attorney General's Office said that they have settled a sexual harassment lawsuit against former Assemblyman Dennis Gabryszak for $125,000.

The State agreed to pay one of Gabryszak's former aides $100,000 in damages and $25,000 in lost wages after she said he made sexually suggestive statements and advances to the her while she worked for him.

The woman was just one of seven former staffers who accused Gabryszak of sexual harassment in late 2013.

Gabryszak still faces lawsuits from four other female accusers.

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