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New federal guidelines for handling allegations of sexual assault are prompting a range of reactions from school administrators. While many are expressing concerns and vowing to maintain current policy, others are breathing a sigh of relief or scratching their heads in confusion. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos officially rescinded Obama-era rules last week, replacing them with interim guidelines, until new permanent rules can be implemented.
An interdisciplinary resource for news, legal developments, commentary, and scholarship about Title IX, the federal statute prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sex in federally funded schools. Two male students who were suspended from Salisbury University in Maryland can continue to litigate their claim that the university's flawed disciplinary process was the product of gender bias. A federal court denied the university's motion to dismiss this claim, which means the plaintiffs' allegations would be sufficient to constitution a violation of Title IX in the event they are eventually proven true.
Three months ago, it happened to me. It can happen at any time, at any location, in any situation. It happened to me, but I am not alone.
An intoxicated person cannot provide informed consent to sexual activity if their judgment is impaired. Nor can a perpetrator who is intoxicated or under the influence of drugs be capable of confirming consent to the sexual activity. Thus, if your partner has been drinking or taking drugs, getting a "yes" may not be sufficient.
Now that the Science academy has had an initial vote to implement procedures for removing members who have sexual harassment findings against them, perhaps the Engineering and Medicine academies would like to follow suit! Recent news stories about sexual harassment, sexual assault, sexual misconduct, stalking, violations of dating policies, violations of campus pornography policies, and similar violations in academia are NOT A FLUKE Suggested Twitter hashtag: SHAcademia. Recent reports are easier to find, but notice how these stretch back to the s and into the late s. And these are just the cases we heard about through the media.
Two male college students claiming they were falsely accused of sexually assaulting a fellow student filed a lawsuit in Maryland state court in Maynaming as defendants Salisbury University and three of its students. The plaintiffs believe Salisbury officials unjustifiably presumed they were the initiators of the alleged sexual misconduct, despite unanimous eyewitness testimony to the contrary. According to Rogers, on the morning of October 6th her blood alcohol content registered. Rogers never provided evidence of either blood alcohol or medical exam test results, despite repeated requests from Salisbury officials.