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PR: Sacred Heart Case Shows That Law Enforcement Involvement is Essential in Campus Sexual Assault Cases

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Christopher Perry Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: cperry@saveservices.org   Sacred Heart Case Shows That Law Enforcement Involvement is Essential in Campus Sexual Assault Cases   WASHINGTON / March 7, 2017 – Bridgeport (CT) Police have arrested a woman from Sacred Heart University for filing a false police report alleging that she was sexually assaulted.  [...]

By |March 10th, 2017|Campus, CEFTA, Due Process, False Allegations, Law Enforcement, Sexual Assault, Victim-Centered Investigations|Comments Off on PR: Sacred Heart Case Shows That Law Enforcement Involvement is Essential in Campus Sexual Assault Cases

PR: Expert Panel Calls on Lawmakers to Bring an End to Campus ‘Kangaroo Court’ Investigations

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Gina Lauterio Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: glauterio@saveservices.org Expert Panel Calls on Lawmakers to Bring an End to Campus ‘Kangaroo Court’ Investigations WASHINGTON / October 11, 2016 – Warning “victim-centered” investigations are “inconsistent with basic notions of fairness and justice,” an Expert Panel has issued a report calling on lawmakers to end such approaches [...]

By |October 11th, 2016|Accountability, Civil Rights, Department of Justice, Discrimination, Law Enforcement, Office for Civil Rights, Press Release, Research, Training, Victims|Comments Off on PR: Expert Panel Calls on Lawmakers to Bring an End to Campus ‘Kangaroo Court’ Investigations

E-lert: Alma Mater Matters — Contact Your School Today!

E-lert: Alma Mater Matters -- Contact Your School Today! A new trend called "victim-centered investigations" is troubling us at SAVE. The gist of the new investigatory approach is to start from believing the complainant and to continue the investigation from the complainant's perspective--thus ending the police's role as neutral fact-finder: http://www.saveservices.org/sexual-assault/investigations/ Colleges are starting to [...]

By |September 21st, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Due Process, E-lert, False Allegations, Law Enforcement, Sex Education, Sex Trafficking, Sexual Assault, Training, Victims|Comments Off on E-lert: Alma Mater Matters — Contact Your School Today!

Feds Fuel Anti-Sex Inquisition on Campus

Feds Fuel Anti-Sex Inquisition on Campus Robby Soave April 15, 2016 Rape and other sexual harassment on college campuses is a genuine problem, but the Obama administration is making a mockery of justice with its ham-handed policing. A male student scored a major victory in his lawsuit against the University of Southern California, which kicked [...]

Should Universities Police Sexual Assault?

Should Universities Police Sexual Assault? Margaret Wente April 9, 2016 Fifty years ago, life on campus was pretty dull. Student behaviour was tightly (if not always successfully) regulated by curfews, single-sex dorms and no-alcohol rules. All these prohibitions were meant to ensure that immature young adults wouldn’t get into too much trouble. My generation got [...]

By |April 11th, 2016|Accusing U., Campus, Campus Accountability and Safety Act, Civil Rights, Law Enforcement, Office for Civil Rights, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment|Comments Off on Should Universities Police Sexual Assault?

Campus Sexual Assault Bill Drops Mandatory Reporting Requirement

Campus Sexual Assault Bill Drops Mandatory Reporting Requirement James Dawson March 15, 2016 Professors and campus workers at Delaware colleges and universities will no longer be forced to report sexual assaults under a revised bill introduced in Dover earlier this month. The proposal, sponsored by Rep. Kim Williams (D-Newport), formerly required those ‘trusted employees’ to [...]

By |March 16th, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Bills, Campus, Civil Rights, Dating Violence, Law Enforcement, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, Victims|Comments Off on Campus Sexual Assault Bill Drops Mandatory Reporting Requirement

Roanoke College Student Acquitted of Rape Re-Enrolls, Sues Accuser

Roanoke College Student Acquitted of Rape Re-Enrolls, Sues Accuser Carmen Forman January 19, 2016 A Roanoke College student who was accused of rape and found not guilty at trial and in a sexual misconduct hearing is back on campus this semester and is suing his accuser for $500,000 in damages. Ezra Zigarwi, who was found [...]

By |January 20th, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Campus, Civil Rights, Dating Violence, Discrimination, Due Process, Event, False Allegations, Innocence, Law Enforcement, Research, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, Training, Victims, Violence, Wrongful Convictions|Comments Off on Roanoke College Student Acquitted of Rape Re-Enrolls, Sues Accuser

Marco Rubio’s Record of Bad Judgment

Marco Rubio's Record of Bad Judgment George Will January 13, 2016 What boxer Sonny Liston’s manager said of him (Sonny had his good points, the trouble was his bad points) is true of Marco Rubio. His strengths include intelligence, articulateness and, usually, cheerfulness. His misjudgments involve, in ascending order of importance, the Senate immigration bill [...]

Sexual Assault Reporting Rises at U.S. Service Academies

Sexual Assault Reporting Rises at U.S. Service Academies Patricia Kime January 9, 2016 Reports of sexual assault at the three U.S. service academies jumped 55 percent in academic year 2014-2015 while sexual harassment complaints also rose, according to a new Defense Department report. The Pentagon review of sexual harassment and assault reports at the U.S. [...]

By |January 13th, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Bills, Civil Rights, Dating Violence, Department of Justice, Discrimination, Due Process, Event, Feminism, Innocence, Law Enforcement, Military, Training, Victims, Violence|Comments Off on Sexual Assault Reporting Rises at U.S. Service Academies

At Iowa Forum, Democratic Candidates Weigh in on Campus Sexual Assault, Hyde Amendment

At Iowa Forum, Democratic Candidates Weigh in on Campus Sexual Assault, Hyde Amendment Ally Boguhn January 12, 2016 Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Bernie Sanders (VT), former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, and Hillary Clinton convened in Iowa Monday night to weigh in on the issues that Black and Latino voters say most impact them. The Iowa [...]

By |January 13th, 2016|Accountability, Accusing U., Campus, Civil Rights, Dating Violence, DED Sexual Assault Directive, Due Process, Law Enforcement, Rape-Culture Hysteria, Research, Safe Campus Act, Sex Education, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, Victims|Comments Off on At Iowa Forum, Democratic Candidates Weigh in on Campus Sexual Assault, Hyde Amendment