December 9, 2013
An investigation by the Los Angeles Times indicates that Occidental College’s underreporting of sexual assault claims was more extensive than the school previously acknowledged.
November 21, 2013
The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and UC Berkeley will undergo a state audit, examining how well both schools are meeting Clery Act and Title IX requirements.
November 19, 2013
A former Miami University student, who was allegedly raped in 2011, has filed a lawsuit against the college, stating that the incident could have been prevented if school officials had expelled her attacker for prior misconduct.
November 15, 2013
Two notable colleges — Amherst College and Vanderbilt University — are facing allegations that they mishandled sexual assault reports and discouraged victims from reporting the incidents.
November 14, 2013
Three McGill University football players have quit the team after 15-month-old rape charges against the trio were made public.
October 21, 2013
Employers will be prohibited from discriminating against victims of domestic violence and will be required to make reasonable accommodations in the workplace to accommodate their security needs, under a bill signed Oct. 11 by Gov. Jerry Brown.
October 17, 2013
Elizabeth City State University (ECSU) officials didn’t understand Clery Act requirements, lacked the systems, processes and trained staff to ensure compliance, and failed to develop a culture that would ensure compliance with the law, claims a report released yesterday by a campus public safety consulting firm.
October 16, 2013
The Manatee County School Board has suspended three Manatee High School administrators without pay for their alleged roles in covering up complaints of sexual abuse by one of the school’s football coaches.
October 10, 2013
In response to the media attention it received after announcing that it had underreported 13 sexual assault cases, USC’s Department of Public Safety (DPS) claims that the university was not trying to deceive anyone.
October 8, 2013
Nearly one in 10 youths report coercing or forcing sexual contact upon another, according to a new national report.
October 8, 2013
A Steubenville High School employee faces up to four years in prison for allegedly covering up for two football players accused of raping a 16-year-old girl.
October 8, 2013
Officials at Occidental College and USC admitted to underreporting a number of campus sexual assault cases in recent years.
September 19, 2013
The U.S. Department of Education announces it is establishing a negotiated rulemaking committee to prepare proposed regulations that will address changes to the Clery Act.
September 10, 2013
With the expansion of its Code of Student Conduct, the University of Maryland will be able to prosecute students for off-campus violations.
September 9, 2013
Details of a sexual assault that allegedly occurred this summer in a Vanderbilt University dorm room have come to light. Four football players have been charged with sexual assault, and another one has been accused of an attempted cover up.
September 6, 2013
Employees at Progress High School for Professional Careers have been accused of sexually assaulting students.
September 3, 2013
Three Somerville High School soccer players have been arrested for using a broomstick to rape one freshman player and attempting to rape two other teammates.
September 2, 2013
A student who is already involved in Title IX and Clery complaints against Swarthmore College is once again at the center of another controversy involving the alleged rape of another student.
August 14, 2013
A special education teacher at Centennial High School faces 16 felony counts for allegedly engaging in sexual activity with five teenagers over the last year.
August 9, 2013
A former teacher in the Toms River Regional Schools district faces up to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to sexually assaulting one of her students.