Sexual Misconduct

Read: OCR: Penn State Continued to Violate Title IX After Sandusky Scandal

OCR: Penn State Continued to Violate Title IX After Sandusky Scandal

A six-year review of Penn State’s handling of sexual misconduct complaints found several Title IX violations this academic year.

Read: Univ. of Michigan Sexual Misconduct Policy Unconstitutional, Judge Rules

Univ. of Michigan Sexual Misconduct Policy Unconstitutional, Judge Rules

The judge ruled a student accused of sexual assault is entitled to a live hearing with the opportunity to cross-examine his accuser.

Read: Ohio State Settles 11 Strauss Sexual Abuse Lawsuits

Ohio State Settles 11 Strauss Sexual Abuse Lawsuits

The settlement funds will be distributed by an independent special master who is trained in sex abuse trauma.

Read: OCR: USC’s Handling of Tyndall Sexual Abuse “Extraordinarily Egregious”

OCR: USC’s Handling of Tyndall Sexual Abuse “Extraordinarily Egregious”

Following an investigation, the school has agreed to create a centralized record-keeping system to track sexual misconduct allegations against employees.

Read: University of Evansville Fires Men’s Basketball Coach Over Title IX Violations

University of Evansville Fires Men’s Basketball Coach Over Title IX Violations

UE received several reports of alleged misconduct by the coach.

Read: Judge Approves USC Settlement with Ex-Gynecologist’s Sexual Abuse Victims for $215M

Judge Approves USC Settlement with Ex-Gynecologist’s Sexual Abuse Victims for $215M

Hundreds of students and alumni have come forward to accuse former gynecologist Dr. George Tyndall of sexual misconduct during physical exams.

Read: New Texas Law Requires All College Employees Report Sexual Abuse

New Texas Law Requires All College Employees Report Sexual Abuse

Under the new law, employees could face misdemeanor charges and be fired for failing to report alleged sexual abuse by students or staff.

Read: Arizona School Hired Teacher Accused of Sexual Misconduct in W.V.

Arizona School Hired Teacher Accused of Sexual Misconduct in W.V.

The accused admitted to engaging in an “emotional relationship” with a student while working as a high school assistant principal.

Read: NCAA Athletes 3x More Likely to Be Found Responsible for Sex Offenses

NCAA Athletes 3x More Likely to Be Found Responsible for Sex Offenses

One of every 12 students found responsible was an NCAA athlete and 30 out of 47 played football, according to data from the USA TODAY Network.

Read: UT Students Demand Firing of Professors with Sexual Misconduct Violations

UT Students Demand Firing of Professors with Sexual Misconduct Violations

University of Texas at Austin students have led several protests after two professors were disciplined for sexual misconduct violations but weren’t fired.

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