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Department of Ed. Office for Civil Rights pick’s traditional views ‘raise questions’

Department of Ed. Office for Civil Rights pick’s traditional views ‘raise questions’ COLLEGE FIX STAFF •APRIL 15, 2017 Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’s* choice for her department’s Office for Civil Rights acting chief is being questioned in part because the pick once claimed she faced discrimination for being white. ProPublica points out that Candice Jackson, [...]

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Male student attempted suicide after Cornell gave him double-jeopardy suspension, says suit

Male student attempted suicide after Cornell gave him double-jeopardy suspension, says suit GREG PIPER - ASSOCIATE EDITOR •APRIL 14, 2017 An exception to the ‘first come, first innocent’ pattern Earlier this week we told you about Cornell University’s alleged refusal to investigate a fraternity member’s claim that a female student tried to rape him and then [...]

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A Suicide in Texas

A Suicide in Texas DAVID FRENCH April 12, 2017 5:32 PM By denying students due process, American universities stand on the edge of a constitutional crisis. There is a strange fiction that dominates American college campuses. It is the belief that America’s most “tolerant,” progressive, and sensitive communities are simultaneously virtual hellholes for marginalized members [...]

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PR: Mending a Flawed System: SAVE Announces Teleconference on ‘Campus Sexual Assault’

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Stephen Coleman Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: scoleman@saveservices.org Mending a Flawed System: SAVE Announces Teleconference on ‘Campus Sexual Assault: Reforming the Campus Adjudication System’ – Friday, April 28, 1:00pm ET WASHINGTON / April 24, 2017 – Following the recent release of three independent reports calling for widescale reforms how colleges should handle sexual assault [...]

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Betsy DeVos Assessing Obama Campus Sexual Assault Policies

Betsy DeVos Assessing Obama Campus Sexual Assault Policies   RYAN M. KELLY/AP by DR. SUSAN BERRY12 Apr 2017 U.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos is beginning to assess campus sexual harassment and assault practices put in place by the Obama administration, policies which many claim violate the due process rights of accused persons. In April of [...]

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Commentary: Rolling Stone settles first lawsuit over debunked campus sexual assault story

Commentary: Rolling Stone settles first lawsuit over debunked campus sexual assault story By Ashe Schow  /   April 12, 2017 Creative Commons / User Bob Mical RAPE HOAX: A University of Virginia fraternity was protested and vandalized following a false rape accusation published by Rolling Stone. Rolling Stone has settled with former University of Virginia [...]

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LAWSUIT: Cornell refused to investigate female student’s alleged rape of fraternity member

LAWSUIT: Cornell refused to investigate female student’s alleged rape of fraternity member COLLEGE FIX STAFF •APRIL 12, 2017 She punched him in the groin so hard he sought ‘medical evaluation’ Cornell University is having a terrible year when it comes to perceptions of how it handles sexual-misconduct complaints. It accused a male student of stealing [...]

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Father Sues UT Over Son’s Suicide That Followed Sex Harassment Accusation

Father Sues UT Over Son’s Suicide That Followed Sex Harassment Accusation ROB SHIMSHOCK Education Reporter  7:15 PM 04/11/2017 The father of a male student who committed suicide after he was accused of sexual harassment by a classmate at the University of Texas has filed a lawsuit against the school for infringing on his son’s Title [...]

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Texas student commits suicide after Title IX kangaroo court

Texas student commits suicide after Title IX kangaroo court By Ashe Schow  /   April 10, 2017  /   News Creative Commons / User Devin Rodgers DUE PROCESS: A male student accused of sexual harassment committed suicide after campus officials denied him due process. If every other egregious example of a male student denied due [...]

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Appeals Court Reverses SUNY Student’s Expulsion in Sex Case

Joel Stashenko, New York Law JournalApril 6, 2017 The expulsion of a male student from a State University of New York campus after he had a sexual encounter with a female student that may have been consensual was too harsh, a divided state appeals court ruled Thursday.

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