2017

  1. Debra Weiss: ABA task force recommends due process protections in campus sexual assault investigations – June 27
  2. Susan Kruth: ABA recommendations on college due process highlight problems with status quo – June 27
  3. Eric Kelderman: College Lawyers Say Title IX Process Must Be Fair to Both Parties – June 26
  4. Joe Cohn: Professor Sine Anahita: Current approach to enforcing Title IX invites ‘trouble’ – June 26
  5. Toni Airaksinen: Due Process Demands for College Men Are ‘Propaganda,’ Lawyer Claims – June 26
  6. Sine Anahita: Trouble with Title IX 
  7. Hans Bader: Education Department Cuts Are Long Overdue – June 23
  8. College Fix: Civil rights commissioners denounce their organization’s demonization of Betsy DeVos – June 22
  9. Shep Melnick: Is the Trump Education Department Really “Rolling Back” Civil Rights?  – June 21
  10. Greg Piper: Official who led witch hunts against accused students tries to take down DeVos – June 20
  11. Greg Piper: Religious college deprived student accused of rape of ‘fair hearing,’ court rules – June 19
  12. Tyler O’Neil: Trump Administration Begins to Dismantle Obama Campus Rape Tribunals – June 19
  13. Greg Piper: Trump’s Department of Education ends wild-goose chases against schools for sexual harassment – June 15
  14. Jessica Huseman and Annie Waldman: Trump Administration Quietly Rolls Back Civil Rights Efforts Across Federal Government – June 15
  15. Michelle Malkin: Rape Fakers Must Pay a Higher Price – June 14
  16. Devyn Deeter: Lawyer who got UC-San Diego punished for unfair trial of accused student now takes on Berkeley – June 14
  17. Greg Piper: Prosecutors sat on text exonerating college athlete accused of rape for nine months – June 14
  18. Greg Piper: Fraternity libeled by Rolling Stone in ‘Jackie’ story lets magazine off easy with puny settlement – June 13
  19. T. Ross Shapiro: Fraternity chapter at U-Va. to settle suit against Rolling Stone for $1.65 million – June 13
  20. Chuck Ross: Rolling Stone Settles With University Of Virginia Fraternity Over Rape Hoax Article – June 12
  21. College Fix: Male students accused of sexual assault are suing their accusers – June 9
  22. Rebecca Burgess: What happens on campus doesn’t stay there – May 30
  23. Andrew Johnson: Feminists sue university for not protecting them from ‘hostile’ Yik Yak comments – May 25
  24. Hans Bader: Overbroad College Harassment Rules Should Be Repealed – May 25
  25. Greg Piper: Cornell uses secret rape allegation by vengeful student to deny tenure to professor – May 24
  26. Greg Piper: Not a joke: Title IX bureaucrat group charges $1,499 to teach you about due process – May 22
  27. Samantha Harris: ATIXA offers new ‘due process track’ at $1,499 Title IX training course; FIRE still offers due process guidance for free – May 19
  28. College Fix: University of Maryland forces students to take sexual-assault training and pay for it – May 18
  29. Greg Piper: ‘Sexual paranoia’ author sued by same student who filed Title IX complaint against her – May 17
  30. Scott Whitlock: Fake News Forgiveness: CBS Yawns at Rolling Stone’s False Rape Story: ‘Happens So Rarely’ – May 16
  31. Alice Lloyd: What We Talk About When We Talk About Campus Sexual Assault Data – May 15
  32. Taylor Larson: New Study Suggests No Such Thing as ‘Rape Culture’ on U.S. College Campuses – May 13
  33. American Association of University Women: 89 Percent of Colleges Reported Zero Incidents of Rape in 2015 – May 10
  34. Greg Piper: Judge blasts Notre Dame’s unfair Title IX procedures in ruling for expelled male student – May 9
  35. Alice Lloyd: There Is No Easy Way to Clean Up Obama’s Title IX Mess – May 9
  36. College Fix: University’s Title IX office, Women’s Resource Center slow to report rape claims to police – May 9
  37. George Leef: Why the Woman Appointed to a Top Education Department Post Is Under Fire – May 5
  38. Toni Airaksinen: Group that opposes due process will train college that violated exonerated student’s due process – May 4
  39. Micah Fleck: DeVos meetings with warring sides of Title IX draw concern from activists – May 3
  40. Chris Mondics: Law Review: Campus sex-assault tribunals may soon change – May 3
  41. Jeremy Bauer-Wolf: Suicide and Title IX – May 2
  42. Greg Piper: The next ‘Jackie’? Investigations poke holes in rape story by founder of anti-rape group – May 2
  43. Kayla Schierbecker: Anti-rape activists publish hoax accusation against innocent student, shift the blame – May 2
  44. Jillian Melchior: Student Sues Notre Dame, Claims Title IX Process Discriminates Against Male Students – May 2
  45. Lorelei Laird: Advocacy group says Title IX lawsuits from young men are on the rise – May 1
  46. Kate Hardiman: Vindictive claim of ‘dating violence,’ lack of due process, led to male student’s expulsion: Lawsuit – May 1
  47. Cathy Young: Is UNC Campus Rape Heroine Actually a Campus Rape Hoaxer? – May 1
  48. AOS: Students falsely accused of rape are fighting back, and about 70% of them are winning – April 30
  49. Harvey Silverglate: Trump and Congress Can Help Restore Campus Free Speech – April 30
  50. Elizabeth Mulvaney: Doing the Right Thing in Sexual-Misconduct Cases – April 30
  51. Dorian Hargrove: San Diego State pays Francisco Sousa damages for false accusation bungling – April 29
  52. Gary Warth: SDSU to pay $10K settlement to former student accused of sexual assault – April 28
  53. Elizabeth Tyree: Former football player files $102 million defamation lawsuit against Liberty University – April 26
  54. Hans Bader: Left-wing Groups Attack Civil Rights Official for Enforcing Civil Rights Act – April 25
  55. Jackson Lewis: Campus Sexual Assault Investigations Need Greater Fairness for All Parties, Trial Lawyers Group Says – April 25
  56. Elizabeth Nolan Brown: New College Crime Bill Deputizes Professors as Campus Security, Further Federalizes Campus Rape Investigations, and Adds Huge Fines for Schools That Don’t Comply – April 24
  57. Chris Randolph: Ousted Student Slams Notre Dame Harassment Probe – April 21
  58. George Leef: Microaggressions Put Under the Scholarly Microscope – April 21
  59. Matt Lamb: School Play Qualifies As Sexual Harassment Training – April 20
  60. Renee Jolly: The Morning-After Bill – April 20
  61. College Fix: Female student falsely accuses ex of rape and stalking to keep him out of acting program – April 18
  62. Lara Bazelon: The Landmark Sexual Assault Case You’ve Probably Never Heard Of – April 18
  63. Toni Airaksinen: Profs say critics of ‘1-in-5’ statistic are ‘confused‘ – April 18
  64. Mitchell Abidor: Title IX and Sexual Harassment – April 17
  65. College Fix: Department of Ed. Office for Civil Rights pick’s traditional views ‘raise questions’ – April 15
  66. Greg Piper: Male student attempted suicide after Cornell gave him double-jeopardy suspension, says suit – April 14
  67. David French: A Suicide in Texas – April 12
  68. Christine Rouselle: Rolling Stone Settles With UVA Dean They Accused of Covering Up Rape – April 12
  69. Susan Berry: Betsy DeVos Assessing Obama Campus Sexual Assault Policies – April 12
  70. Greg Piper: Male student kills himself after University of Texas officials destroy his reputation for no reason – April 12
  71. Ashe Schow: Rolling Stone settles first lawsuit over debunked campus sexual assault story – April 12
  72. College Fix: Cornell refused to investigate female student’s alleged rape of fraternity member – April 12
  73. Tom Knighton: Colleges Spent $60 Million Defending Against Title IX Assault Investigations – April 12
  74. Robby Soave: Lawsuit: Male Student Accused of Sexual Harassment for Rejecting Gay Advances Commits Suicide After Title IX Verdict – April 12
  75. Robby Soave: Lawsuit: Cornell ‘Afflicted By Anti-Male Discriminatory Bias,’ Suspended Student Who Claimed Female Punched Him – April 12
  76. Nathan Rubbelke: Co-eds more likely to get raped at Duke U. than in nation’s most crime-ridden city: Survey – April 11
  77. Rob Shimshock: Father Sues UT Over Son’s Suicide That Followed Sex Harassment Accusation – April 11
  78. T. Rees Shapiro and Emma Brown: Rolling Stone settles with former U-Va. dean in defamation case – April 11
  79. Ashe Schow: Texas student commits suicide after Title IX kangaroo court – April 10
  80. Cathy Young: Witness to the Star Chamber – April 10
  81. Stuart Taylor: How to End a Campus Injustice With the Stroke of a Pen – April 10
  82. KC Johnson: Misreading and Distorting The Campus Rape Frenzy – April 10
  83. National Public Radio: Laura Kipnis Tackles Campus Sexual Politics In ‘Unwanted Advances’ – April 9
  84. Joel Stashenko: Appeals Court Reverses SUNY Student’s Expulsion in Sex Case – April 6
  85. Ashe Schow: Widely divergent campus sexual assault bills move forward in two states – April 6
  86. George Leaf: Elite College, Caught in Title IX Web, Goes to Trial Against Wronged Student – April 5
  87. Jeremy Bauer-Wolf – New Report on Colleges and Sex Assault Cases – April 4
  88. Robby Soave: Six Years Ago Today, Obama’s Education Department Made All Sex Unsafe on Campus – April 4
  89. Ashe Schow: Report highlights failure of Education Department’s overreach on campus sexual assault – April 4
  90. Greg Piper: Yale punished male student for writing essay that said rape is an ‘irrational act,’ lawsuit says – April 3
  91. Amber Athey: Frat apologizes for ‘triggering’ dance moves – April 3
  92. Matt Lamb: Letter To Betsy Devos on Title IX Claims 90 Questionable Signatories – April 3
  93. Brian Bensimon: Students accused of rape must be judged under higher evidence standard, lawyer group says – March 30
  94. Greg Piper: Northwestern ends witch hunt against fraternities accused of rape with no punishment – March 30
  95. Samantha Harris: Due Process Legal Update: Part II – March 29
  96. College Fix: Georgia bill that protects due process for students accused of rape is back – March 29
  97. Ashe Schow: Student accused by ‘Mattress Girl’ loses in court again – March 29
  98. Greg Piper: Congress asleep as agency that railroads male students expands its reach – March 28
  99. Ashe Schow: Attorney’s group calls for due process in campus sexual assault investigations – March 27
  100. KC Johnson: The Office for Civil Rights is Still Out of Control – March 27
  101. Greg Piper: Baylor athlete convicted of rape gets new trial: Exculpatory texts were excluded – March 24
  102. Ashe Schow: Several Minnesota football players return after sexual assault allegations – March 23
  103. College Fix: Affirmative consent is like communism: ‘great in theory, a disaster in practice’ – March 23
  104. Greg Piper: Maryland schools would teach kids that boys are presumed guilty of rape under approved bill – March 23
  105. Kayla Schierbecker: Students demand right to ‘fire’ administrators who call rape claims ‘alleged’ – March 22
  106. David Jesse: Confusion reigns in campus sex assault probes for victims, accused – March 21
  107. Greg Piper: Professor accused of rape after he won lawsuit against his ex beats charges, sues for defamation – March 21
  108. Ashe Schow: Lawsuit: Father fired after defending disabled son from campus kangaroo court – March 20
  109. Ronald Bailey: How Title IX Sexual Assault Injustice Operates – March 17
  110. KC Johnson: Duke Reports a Sexual Assault Rate Five Times as High as Our Most Dangerous City – March 16
  111. Robbie Soave: Female Drake U. Student Initiates Sex with Incapacitated Male, Lies About Key Details. Guess Who Got Expelled? – March 14
  112. Toni Airakinsen: Anti-rape activists ‘shut down’ female professor who decried ‘sexual paranoia’ on campus – March 10
  113. Nathan Rubelke: This Bernie supporter, now out of college, continues fighting for due process on campus – March 7
  114. Ashe Schow: Judge: Male student expelled for sexual assault may have been victim himself – March 6
  115. Naomi Riley: How colleges muddy the waters on sexual-assault accusations – March 6
  116. Greg Piper: Judge vindicates ‘blacked out’ student expelled for rape because accuser blabbed to HuffPo – March 3
  117. David French: Yet Another College Loses a Due Process Case – March 3
  118. Ashe Schow: The case against Case: College ignored own policies in biased sexual assault investigation – March 3
  119. Toni Airakinsen: Can women use sexual coercion against men? Lawsuit forces Indiana U. to face possibility – March 3
  120. KC Johnson: Key Amherst Decision – March 2
  121. Ashe Schow: Judge: School’s sexual assault proceeding suggests ‘bias and inaccuracy’ – March 1
  122. George Leef: Sweeping Change at the Office for Civil Rights Is Imperative – March 1
  123. Brian Bensimon: LAWSUIT: Female rapes disabled student then gets him expelled, university fires his dad – March 1
  124. Toni Airaksinen: Feminist students campaign against ‘sexist microaggressions’ – Feb. 28
  125. Robby Soave: Student Expelled for Rape Says Amherst Discriminates Against Men, Court Says He’s Got a Point – Feb. 28
  126. Sarah Brown: Inside 3 Lawsuits Brought by Accused Students – Feb. 27
  127. Ashe Schow: Judge: Disparity in campus tribunal ‘enough to shock the Court’s conscience’ – Feb. 27
  128. Ashe Schow: Another false accusation of rape on a college campus – Feb. 27
  129. Ashe Schow: Rights group updates model legislation for campus sexual assault – Feb. 27
  130. Sarah Brown: Inside 3 Lawsuits Brought by Accused Students – Feb. 26
  131. Sarah Brown: Title IX Due Process: More accused students are filing complaints — and winning – Feb. 26
  132. College Fix: Judge rules San Diego State railroaded accused student by denying him adequate defense – Feb. 24
  133. SAVE: Why Maryland’s proposed affirmative-consent law is ‘unworkable’ and ‘harmful’ – Feb. 24
  134. College Fix: Another ‘Jackie’? Student admits inventing rape to draw sympathy from ‘potential boyfriend’ – Feb. 22
  135. Robby Soave: Texas Lawmaker Proposes Campus Rape Law So Crazy Even Title IX Defenders Are Skeptical – Feb. 22
  136. Ashe Schow: Due process defenders back Education Department critic to lead Office for Civil Rights – Feb. 22
  137. Hans Bader: Time to End Obama-Era Fed Micromanagement of Colleges Under Title IX – Feb. 22
  138. College Fix: Dozens of posters promoting ‘Campus Rape Hysteria’ talk torn down at UC Irvine – Feb. 22
  139. Emma Gannon: Judge Sees Bias in College Action Against Alleged Rapist – Feb. 21
  140. Greg Piper: Law professor who slammed kangaroo courts could lead Trump’s education civil rights office – Feb. 20
  141. Ashe Schow: Male student sues Allegheny College after ‘false accusation’ of sexual assault – Feb. 17
  142. Hans Bader: End Federal Micromanagement of College Discipline Under Title IX – Feb. 17
  143. Ashe Schow: Judge: Cornell caused ‘actual harm’ to student accused of sexual assault – Feb. 16
  144. Heather Wilhelm: He Said, She Accused – Feb. 16
  145. Ashe Schow: Maryland ponders dangerous ‘affirmative consent’ proposal – Feb. 14
  146. Toni Airaksinen: Trump repeal of rules against accused students ‘would be devastating,’ says Title IX group – Feb. 14
  147. Greg Piper: Northwestern accused fraternity of rape based on anonymous report about unidentified victims – Feb. 13
  148. Ashe Schow: Georgia takes a step in the right direction on campus due process – Feb. 9
  149. Bradford Richardson: Trump faces uphill battle undoing campus rape scares inherited from Obama – Feb. 8
  150. Greg Piper: Campus paper explains why it calls rape accuser ‘victim-survivor’ in Minnesota football case – Feb. 7
  151. Toni Airaksinen: BOOK REVIEW: ‘The Campus Rape Frenzy’ – Feb. 6
  152. Sonya Sasser: The War our Sons (And Daughters) Now Face on College Campuses – Feb. 3
  153. COTWA: The purpose of Obama’s ‘Dear Colleague’ letter is to make more college guys guilty of sexual assault – Feb. 3
  154. Ashe Schow: Campus sex assault bill would codify standards in Mississippi that might be on the way out in D.C. – Feb. 2
  155. Ashe Schow: Title IX coordinators offered good, bad and ugly outlook for due process – Feb. 2
  156. KC Johnson and Stuart Taylor: Campus due process in the courts – Feb. 1
  157. Greg Piper: Cornell branded student a sexual harasser for underwear theft with no evidence – Feb. 1
  158. Ashe Schow: Rolling Stone rape hoaxer ordered to comply with second lawsuit – Jan. 31
  159. Robby Soave: Expert: Title IX Guidance Exists to Deprive Accused Male Students of Fair Hearings – Jan. 31
  160. Susan Kruth: New Book Takes Thorough Look at College Due Process Problems – Jan. 31
  161. KC Johnson and Stuart Taylor: The path to Obama’s ‘Dear Colleague’ letter – Jan. 31
  162. Joe Cohn: Problematic Mississippi Campus Sexual Assault Bill Clears Hurdle – Jan. 31
  163. KC Johnson and Stuart Taylor: The dangers of gutting due process in campus sexual assault cases – Jan. 30
  164. Ashe Schow: Campus sexual assault panel offered good, bad and ugly for due process – Jan. 30
  165. Peter Berkowitz: Trump Can Help Debunk Alleged College “Rape Culture” – Jan. 29
  166. Greg Piper: Purdue kicks out ROTC student after girlfriend accuses him of snuggling without consent – Jan. 26
  167. Ashe Schow: Campus civil rights groups begin making case to Trump administration – Jan. 26
  168. Toni Airaksinen: Due-process group launches campaign to ‘End Kangaroo Courts’ on campus, bring back ‘rule of law’ – Jan. 25
  169. Greg Piper: Lucrative Title IX consulting industry braces for a revenue plunge under Trump – Jan. 24
  170. Ashe schow: Male student punished for touching woman following sexual encounter – Jan. 23
  171. Hans Bader: Democrats Make Misleading Attack on Betsy DeVos – Jan. 20
  172. Laura Berman: An unwanted touch. Two lives in free fall. A dispatch from the drive to stop sexual assault on campus. – Jan. 19
  173. Joe Cohn: Law Enforcement Involvement Key to Protecting Students from Sexual Assault – Jan. 19
  174. Ashe Schow: 10 questions for Betsy DeVos about the mood on campus – Jan. 17
  175. Samantha Harris: Due process is crucial to justice, both for accusers and the accused – Jan. 16
  176. Harvey Silverglate: A Senator Fights DeVos With FIRE – Jan. 16
  177. Dante Ramos: #DearBetsy: Kangaroo courts won’t solve campus sexual assault problem – Jan. 15
  178. College Fix: Judge rejects subpoena on rape accuser who admitted she violated blacked-out student – Jan. 13
  179. Ashe Schow: This senator could help colleges regain some sanity – Jan. 13
  180. Fox News: Congressional Republicans look to rein in Obama’s actions on college sexual assault – Jan. 12
  181. College Fix: Jeff Sessions chuckles about the 1,400 law professors whining about his nomination – Jan. 12
  182. Grace Curtis: Top Senate Republican vows end to ‘unchecked’ Office for Civil Rights under Trump – Jan. 12
  183. Greg Piper: Stanford under fire for requiring unanimity to judge accused student a rapist – Jan. 11
  184. Kayla Schierbecker: Judge sides with student punished by university after it exonerated him of rape claims – Jan. 11
  185. Thomas Wheatley: 1,400 law professors sign dubious letter blasting Jeff Sessions – Jan. 10
  186. Greg Piper: Democrats cry foul on Trump education nominee because she supported due-process group – Jan. 10
  187. Ashe Schow: Politico’s misleading article on Betsy DeVos and campus sexual assault – Jan. 10
  188. Andrew Miltenberg: Trump administration should rein in Obama’s campus sex policies – Jan. 10
  189. Ashe Schow: Will Trump Rein in Education Department Overreach? – Jan. 9
  190. Jake Goldberg: Week in Review: January 8 – Jan. 8
  191. Bruce Fleming: No Touching – Jan. 8
  192. Joe Cohn: Kentucky Legislator Introduces Two Student Rights Bills – Jan. 6
  193. Ashe Schow: In campus rape cases, colleges to learn sexual advances go both ways – Jan. 5
  194. College Fix: Exonerated student sues U. of Miami for kangaroo-court treatment, professor who harassed him – Jan. 5
  195. Greg Piper: Harvard bureaucrat who couldn’t explain harassment rules will soon enforce Title IX for the feds – Jan. 5
  196. Ashe Schow: Minnesota Fumbles Firing of Football Coach Who Stood up for Players’ Due Process Rights – Jan. 5
  197. John Villasenor: A Higher Standard Is Needed for College Sexual Assault Rulings – Jan. 4
  198. Anne Hendershott: Denying due process for campus sex assault cases – Jan. 4
  199. Jillian Melchior: University of Minnesota Fires Football Coach Amid Rape Controversy – Jan. 4
  200. Jillian Melchior: Minnesota football rape case emblematic of campus witch-hunt culture – Jan. 1