Researchers have found that although 99 percent of public comments on Title IX supported Obama’s Dear Colleague Letter on how schools should handle sexual violence claims, the Department of Education rescinded the guidance anyway.
The judge ruled that the university’s request for forensic examinations of the student’s devices is disproportional to the needs of the case.
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.
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.
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.
Cameron Wright, a Memphis hospital security officer, was seen by two witnesses having sex with a corpse in a body storage room.
A survey of parents and K-12 students found that three out of four parents are willing to pay out of their own pockets for improved school safety and security.
The Ohio State Title IX office was reestablished after its Sexual Civility and Empowerment division was closed back in February.
The former Baylor College doctor sexually assaulted a partially sedated patient three times while working at Ben Taub Hospital in 2013.
Rob Spear was placed on leave back in April as the school conducted an independent investigation into sexual assault allegations against a football player.