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Lawsuits

Read: Baylor Legal Fees Rise After Sexual Assault Lawsuits

Baylor Legal Fees Rise After Sexual Assault Lawsuits

Baylor University’s legal fees have skyrocketed over the past few years due to multiple lawsuits, investigations and settlements involving sexual assault and other issues.

Read: Court Allows Cross-Examination in Campus Sexual Assault Cases

Court Allows Cross-Examination in Campus Sexual Assault Cases

The court’s ruling to allow cross-examination during sexual-misconduct cases is binding in all public higher-ed schools in Michigan, Ohio, Tennessee and Kentucky.

Read: UNM Settled Former Resident’s Sexual Assault Lawsuit for $800,000

UNM Settled Former Resident’s Sexual Assault Lawsuit for $800,000

After the former resident and UNM reached an agreement regarding her alleged sexual assault last year, the head of anesthesiology said the department had to “reallocate” bonuses to pay for the settlement.

Read: ACLU Files Lawsuit Against 12 N.J. School Districts Claiming Immigrant Bias

ACLU Files Lawsuit Against 12 N.J. School Districts Claiming Immigrant Bias

The lawsuit claims the districts violate state law by requiring parents provide forms of state-issued ID in order to enroll their children.

Read: 51 More Women File Lawsuits Against USC, Former Gynecologist

51 More Women File Lawsuits Against USC, Former Gynecologist

More than 225 women have filed lawsuits against the former doctor and USC, claiming the school mishandled and ignored allegations of sexual abuse.

Read: Full Details of MSU Settlement with Nassar Victims Released

Full Details of MSU Settlement with Nassar Victims Released

The MSU settlement included a provision to stop Michigan Legislature from passing three Nassar-related reforms on sexual assault.

Read: Baylor Settles Lawsuit with Former Student Alleging Gang-Rape by Football Players

Baylor Settles Lawsuit with Former Student Alleging Gang-Rape by Football Players

The lawsuit claimed school officials failed to response appropriately after a former student said she was gang-raped by as many as eight football players.

Read: 15 Stoneman Douglas Students File Lawsuit Against Superintendent, Sheriff

15 Stoneman Douglas Students File Lawsuit Against Superintendent, Sheriff

The lawsuit claims the Broward Schools superintendent had been warned about the school’s lack of security but did nothing to fix it.

Read: More Schools Paying for Abuse Victims’ Therapy

More Schools Paying for Abuse Victims’ Therapy

Advocates say the therapy is a way to show the school cares about the healing process of abuse survivors.

Read: UW to Pay $122,500, Change Speaker Policy in Settlement with College Republicans

UW to Pay $122,500, Change Speaker Policy in Settlement with College Republicans

The settlement does not preclude the university from charging student groups security fees in the future.

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