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PR: Universities Face Major Changes in Title IX Landscape as Administrators Prepare for Fall Semester

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Christopher Perry Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: cperry@saveservices.org Universities Face Major Changes in Title IX Landscape as Administrators Prepare for Fall Semester WASHINGTON / August 14, 2017 – Last week the University of Georgia Board of Regents approved wide-ranging changes in the sexual assault policies at the campuses it oversees. The revisions were designed [...]

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PR: SAVE Urges Massachusetts Lawmakers to End Campus Rape Tribunals

PRESS RELEASE   Contact: Chris Perry Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: cperry@saveservices.org   SAVE Urges Massachusetts Lawmakers to End Campus Rape Tribunals   WASHINGTON / April 10, 2017 – The current system of campus-based adjudications for sexual assault has turned out to be inefficient, unfair, and in some cases harmful, according to a report released by the [...]

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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 [...]

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PR: How ‘Victim-Centered’ Investigations Undermine the Presumption of Innocence and Victimize the Innocent

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Gina Lauterio Email: glauterio@prosecutorintegrity.org How ‘Victim-Centered’ Investigations Undermine the Presumption of Innocence and Victimize the Innocent: Upcoming Teleconference WASHINGTON / September 19, 2016 – A national teleconference will be held on the topic, “How ‘Victim-Centered’ Investigations Undermine the Presumption of Innocence and Victimize the Innocent.” The event will address how “victim-centered” investigations remove the [...]

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PR: American Law Institute Pulls the Plug on Affirmative Consent

PR: American Law Institute Pulls the Plug on Affirmative Consent PRESS RELEASE Contact: Gina Lauterio Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: glauterio@saveservices.org American Law Institute Pulls the Plug on Affirmative Consent WASHINGTON / May 23, 2016 – By a resounding margin, members of the American Law Institute voted down a controversial “affirmative consent” standard being considered for the [...]

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PR: Lawmakers Double-Down on Campus Due Process Abuses

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Gina Lauterio Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: glauterio@saveservices.org Lawmakers Double-Down on Campus Due Process Abuses WASHINGTON / March 14, 2016 – In an effort to restore due process rights on campuses, state and federal lawmakers have taken determined steps in recent weeks to press  college administrators and a federal oversight agency to uphold constitutionally [...]

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Senator Demands Answers from Department of Education about Controversial Mandates

Senator Demands Answers from Department of Education about Controversial Mandates January 7, 2016 WASHINGTON, January 7, 2016—In a letter sent today expressing “continued alarm” about the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights (OCR), United States Senator James Lankford demands answers from Acting Secretary of Education John B. King about the agency’s authority to impose [...]

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PR: Georgia Tech Reinstatement is Evidence of Growing Public Alarm over Due Process and Free Speech on Campus

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Gina Lauterio Telephone: 301-801-0608 Georgia Tech Reinstatement is Evidence of Growing Public Alarm over Due Process and Free Speech on Campus WASHINGTON / January 6, 2016 – The recent decision to reinstate a Georgia Tech student expelled for an alleged sexual offense marks a growing wave of popular concern over the erosion [...]

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Professors, Rights Groups Write Letter Defending Student Due Process RIghts

Professors, Rights Groups Write Letter Defending Student Due Process Rights Ashe Schow December 9, 2015 Professors from across the country, as well as several rights groups, have written a letter to the Senate Appropriations Committee condemning the evisceration of due process rights for college students. The letter, addressed to Sens. Thad Cochran, R-Miss., and Barbara [...]

By |December 11th, 2015|Accountability, Accusing U., Campus, Civil Rights, DED Sexual Assault Directive, Discrimination, Due Process, Event, False Allegations, Feminism, Free Speech, Innocence, Media, Press Release, Rape-Culture Hysteria, Research, Sex Education, Sexual Assault, Sexual Harassment, Victims|Comments Off on Professors, Rights Groups Write Letter Defending Student Due Process RIghts

PR: Lawsuits Multiply, Expelled Students Often Prevail in Campus Sex Cases

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Gina Lauterio Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: info@saveservices.org Lawsuits Multiply, Expelled Students Often Prevail in Campus Sex Cases WASHINGTON / November 9, 2015 – The number of lawsuits filed by students alleging violations of due process in campus sexual assault cases has ballooned in the last two years. And increasingly, courts are ruling in [...]

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