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Court: Expelled Johnson & Wales male student gets trial on claim of unfair disciplinary process

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 8:20pm 11/27/2019 at 8:20pm

In January 2018, I wrote about the Kafkaesque campus sexual assault tribunal at Johnson & Wales alleged in lawsuit.

The case involved all-too-common really troubling procedural twists:

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Illinois NPR Station Licensed by U. Illinois Refuses to Follow Sexual Harassment Sources Rule

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 11, 2019 at 8:00am 10/11/2019 at 8:00am
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NPR Illinois, licensed by the University of Illinois, decided it will not comply with the school’s “requirement that its reporters tell the university about any tips they receive alleging sexual harassment.”

ProPublica joined NPR Illinois last year to investigate sexual harassment at higher ed schools in Illinois. The two forces found out...

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College Student Scares Off Potential Sex Attacker by Pretending to be Autistic

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 1:30pm 9/28/2019 at 1:30pm

Quick thinking on this student’s part may have saved her from a horrible attack. What an amazing story.

FOX News reports:

New York college student pretends to be autistic, scares off sexual offender like ‘she had seen on television’

A quick-thinking college student scared off a sexual deviant who broke into her New York...

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Jury Awards $100,000 to Boston College Student Accused of Sexual Assault

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, September 26, 2019 at 12:00pm 9/26/2019 at 12:00pm

The money probably provides little comfort but at least it’s something.

Inside Higher Ed reports:

Jury Sides With Student Accused of Sexual Assault

A former Boston College student has won more than $100,000 from his alma mater after a federal jury found the private nonprofit institution mishandled sexual assault allegations against him.

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Ohio Governor: State Medical Board Ignored Evidence Ohio State Doctor Abused Male Students

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, September 1, 2019 at 9:30am 9/1/2019 at 9:30am
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Ohio Republican Gov. Mike DeWine announced that the state’s medical board ignored evidence that Dr. Richard Strauss, a doctor with Ohio State’s athletic team, sexually abused male students.

From The Hill:

A state working group that reviewed the old inquiry said it could not explain why the medical board did not take action...

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Former Southern Illinois U. Employee Sues School for Allegedly Mishandling Reports of Sexual Assault

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 31, 2019 at 1:30pm 8/31/2019 at 1:30pm

A former employee of Southern Illinois University Carbondale has sued the university for allegedly mishandling her reports of sexual assault and harassment. She accused the school of failing “to adequately respond to stop harassment and discrimination” while also taking steps that allowed the woman “to be sexually harassed and assaulted.”

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Judge Rules Some Claims Can Stand Against U. Rochester Over Alleged Handling of Complaints Against Professor

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 30, 2019 at 12:00pm 8/30/2019 at 12:00pm
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Judge Lawrence Vilardo ruled that some of the claims against the University of Rochester can move forward, but dismissed the others. These people filed the claims over the school’s “alleged handling of complaints against a professor.”

From WHAM:

The lawsuit stems from the university’s alleged handling of misconduct claims against Dr. Florian Jaeger.

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UNC: School Should Decide How to Treat Sexual Assault Records

https://www.wral.com/unc-says-nc-supreme-court-should-allow-university-to-keep-sexual-assault-records-secret/18595436/
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at 10:00am 8/28/2019 at 10:00am
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The University of North Carolina is seeking to overturn a decision by the North Carolina Court of Appeals that ruled the school must release details on how the school disciplined students “found responsible for rape or sexual assault.”

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The case stems from a November 2016 lawsuit filed by a coalition of...

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The Other Oberlin College Case – Expelled “John Doe” Appeal Involving 100 Percent Conviction Rate

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 8:38pm 8/17/2019 at 8:38pm

While everyone has been focused on Gibson’s Bakery v. Oberlin College, it’s worth revisiting another lawsuit against Oberlin College which we have extensively covered but it below the media radar. Once again, the alleged conduct of...

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U. Michigan Accused of Attempting to Out Gay Student Suing Over Alleged Abuse by Prof

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 2, 2019 at 1:00pm 8/2/2019 at 1:00pm

A grad student at the University of Michigan claimed that he was sexually harassed and abused by a professor. He sued the school for failing to act and now the school is being accused of using the student’s sexuality against him.

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Students Accused of Sexual Assault are Suing Schools and Often Winning

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 19, 2019 at 12:00pm 4/19/2019 at 12:00pm

The hysteria of rape culture could only go on for so long before people started pushing back.

USA Today reports:

Students accused of sexual assault are suing colleges — and winning most of the time

Nearly a year after having what he claimed was consensual sex and she claimed was assault, the two Aquinas...

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Male student lawsuit against Oberlin College dismissed despite possibly flawed sexual assault disciplinary decision

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 2, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/2/2019 at 1:00pm
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In 2017, Oberlin College was sued by an expelled male student who had been found responsible for sexual assault in a campus disciplinary hearing. The student, identified only as John Doe, alleged a seriously flawed hearing process as well as discrimination on the basis of sex because the process allegedly was...

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Faculty Sexual Misconduct Accusations Shake Oberlin College

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 7:30pm 8/25/2018 at 7:30pm
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Oberlin College President Carmen Twillie Ambar send an email to the college community on August 23, 2018, followed by a similar email to alumni, regarding faculty sexual misconduct.

The situation presented was stark: The college received “several” accusations of faculty sexual misconduct from alumni, leading certain faculty members to resign rather than...

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Rep. Jim Jordan Refutes Accusations He Did Nothing About Alleged Sexual Abuse at Ohio State

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 4, 2018 at 11:00am 7/4/2018 at 11:00am
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It’s kind of weird this story is coming out now when Ohio Republican Rep. Jim Jordan’s name has become prominent in talks of who should be the next Speaker of the House.

Jordan worked as an assistant wrestling coach at Ohio State University from 1987 to 1995. Now former wrestlers during that...

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Court: Expelled male student can proceed on key claims against Johnson & Wales U

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 7:00am 5/15/2018 at 7:00am
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In January 2018, I wrote about a lawsuit by an expelled male student that alleged an outrageous denial of fundamental fairness and failure to follow university rules, Kafkaesque campus sexual assault tribunal at Johnson & Wales alleged in lawsuit:

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Disappointed in Durham

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 27, 2018 at 7:00am 4/27/2018 at 7:00am

I was in Durham, NC, earlier this week, where my wife received treatment from doctors at Duke Medical Center.

With plenty of time to spare, it occurred to me that I should get a selfie at the Duke Lacrosse house to post on the website. While the 2006 prosecution and April 2007...

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23 Cornell Law Profs support suspended male student in Title IX court appeal

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 1, 2018 at 7:30pm 4/1/2018 at 7:30pm

The lack of a fair and due process for men going through campus sexual assault disciplinary processes has been a frequent topic here.

We long ago warned of these Kangaroo courts for men on campus, resulting from a directive from the Obama Department of Education. That directive has been jettisoned by the Trump Education Department,...

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