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Court Tosses Conviction of University of Kansas Researcher in Trump-Era ‘China Initiative’, Feng “Franklin” Tao, espionage

Court Tosses Kansas Researcher Conviction in Trump-Era ‘China Initiative’

The court ruled that prosecutors failed to prove that lack of disclosure on a University of Kansas form…

News July 18
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NYU Settles Lawsuit Over Antisemitism Allegations, New York University, Israel-Hamas war, Title VI, discrimination, harassment

NYU Settles Lawsuit Over Antisemitism Allegations

The settlement requires NYU to create a new Title VI coordinator position to respond to allegations of discrimination…

News July 17
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OCR’s investigation also raised concerns regarding anti-Palestinian and anti-Muslim discrimination. antisemitism, Brown University

OCR Resolves Civil Rights Case Against Brown University over Alleged Antisemitism

OCR’s investigation also raised concerns regarding anti-Palestinian and anti-Muslim discrimination.

Press Releases July 16
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New Title IX Regulations: Key Decisions for Your Campus to Make Now

Every employee of a higher education institution has an obligation to respond in some way to a complaint…

Insights July 11
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DOJ Finds Kansas School District Discipline Practices Discriminated Against Black, Disabled Students, Wichita Public Schools

DOJ Finds Kansas School District Discipline Practices Discriminated Against Black, Disabled Students

Wichita Public Schools has agreed to stop its discriminatory practices, stop secluding students, reform its restraint practices, and…

Press Releases July 4
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How VCU Police Decreased Use-of-Force Incidents by 84%

After reviewing cases from the previous academic year, VCU police found the department had its lowest use-of-force rate…

News May 31
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OCR Issues Dear Colleague Letter on Ethnic Discrimination in Schools

The letter provides information on the legal analyses that OCR uses to determine whether discrimination exists, and examples…

Press Releases May 10
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CAIR: Anti-Muslim Bias Incidents Reached All-time High in 2023, hate crimes, discrimination, free speech, Islamophobia, Council on American Islamic Relations

Anti-Muslim Bias Incidents Reached All-time High in 2023

The Council on American Islamic Relations says it received 56% more reports of anti-Muslim bias last year than…

News April 3
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The letter reminds schools of their legal obligation under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI) and its implementing regulations to provide all students with a school environment free from discrimination based on race, color, or national origin, including shared ancestry or ethnic characteristics. Islamophobia

U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights Reminds Schools of Their Legal Obligation to Address Discrimination Against Muslim, Arab, Sikh, South Asian, Hindu, and Palestinian Students

The letter reminds schools of their legal obligation under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964…

Press Releases March 27
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