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Trump Administration Quietly Rolls Back Civil Rights Efforts Across Federal Government

Trump Administration Quietly Rolls Back Civil Rights Efforts Across Federal Government Previously unannounced directives will limit the Department of Justice’s use of a storied civil rights enforcement tool, and loosen the Department of Education’s requirements on investigations. by Jessica Huseman and Annie Waldman ProPublica, June 15, 2017, 8 a.m. An American flag outside the Justice [...]

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Trump’s Department of Education ends wild-goose chases against schools for sexual harassment

Trump’s Department of Education ends wild-goose chases against schools for sexual harassment GREG PIPER - ASSOCIATE EDITOR •JUNE 15, 2017 Under the guilty-until-proven-innocent model perfected by Catherine Lhamon as head of the Office for Civil Rights in the Department of Education, schools that were subject to one complaint might find themselves paying exorbitant costs to [...]

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Rolling Stone Settles With University Of Virginia Fraternity Over Rape Hoax Article

Rolling Stone Settles With University Of Virginia Fraternity Over Rape Hoax Article CHUCK ROSS Reporter  7:58 PM 06/12/2017 Rolling Stone has settled a lawsuit with the University of Virginia fraternity whose members were falsely accused of raping a female student in a Nov. 2014 article, The Daily Caller has learned. A source involved at the [...]

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Male students accused of sexual assault are suing their accusers

Male students accused of sexual assault are suing their accusers JUNE 9, 2017 Over the past few years, a new trend has arisen at American colleges: more men who are being accused of sexual assault on campus are taking their accusers to court. The Charlotte Observer reports that “In the past three years, male students [...]

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Feminists sue university for not protecting them from ‘hostile’ Yik Yak comments

Feminists sue university for not protecting them from ‘hostile’ Yik Yak comments ANDREW JOHNSON - UNIVERSITY OF DENVER •MAY 25, 2017 Group says university violated Title IX with response to offensive online posts A feminist student group recently filed a Title IX lawsuit against the University of Mary Washington that alleges the college failed “to [...]

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What happens on campus doesn’t stay there

Rebecca Burgess May 30, 2017 | The American Interest What happens on campus doesn’t stay there Reining in Title IX won’t even begin to solve colleges’ sex-related problems. Race and Gender, Society and Culture  Campuses across the country kicked off “Sexual Assault Awareness Month” (SAAM) this April to the tune of several hundreds of thousands [...]

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PR: As Campus Unrest Spreads, Legislators Seek to Restore Free Speech and Due Process

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Stephen Coleman Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: scoleman@saveservices.org As Campus Unrest Spreads, Legislators Seek to Restore Free Speech and Due Process WASHINGTON / June 5, 2017 – In the wake of widening campus protests that have sometimes turned violent, legislators in numerous states are taking steps to assure free speech and due process. These [...]

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Cornell uses secret rape allegation by vengeful student to deny tenure to professor

Cornell uses secret rape allegation by vengeful student to deny tenure to professor GREG PIPER - ASSOCIATE EDITOR •MAY 24, 2017 Is Ivy League school ignoring a court order? Rape-culture activists who think accused people are treated more than fairly by their colleges should look at the case of a Cornell University physics professor. A [...]

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Not a joke: Title IX bureaucrat group charges $1,499 to teach you about due process

Not a joke: Title IX bureaucrat group charges $1,499 to teach you about due process GREG PIPER - ASSOCIATE EDITOR •MAY 22, 2017 Um, civil liberties group does it for free Brett Sokolow is the kind of guy who would sell ballistic missiles to both North Korea and Japan. So it’s little surprise that the [...]

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Proposed CA Bill Would Shortchange Sexual Assault Victims and the Accused: SAVE

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Stephen Coleman Telephone: 301-801-0608 Email: scoleman@saveservices.org Proposed CA Bill Would Shortchange Sexual Assault Victims and the Accused: SAVE WASHINGTON / May 31, 2017 – Stop Abusive and Violent Environments, a leading national organization working to end campus sexual assault, is calling on California legislators to oppose SB-169, citing a recent report that [...]

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