Meet The Republican Lawmaker Who's Taken Up The Cause Of Defending College Men Accused Of Rape
Georgia Rep. Earl Ehrhart has made a career of taking on controversial causes, and his latest passion is defending students accused of rape. Emails show he has intervened to try to save men from "kangaroo courts."
USC Expelled A Football Star For Allegedly Abusing His Girlfriend, Even Though She Denies It Happened
A star kicker for the Trojans was expelled for physical abuse despite the alleged victim insisting it never happened. Are schools like USC going too far, or finally standing up to domestic violence?
These State Attorneys Are Demanding Betsy DeVos Keep Campus Rape Rules In Place
Democratic state attorneys sent the letter days after the education secretary signaled she was open to rolling back Obama-era directives on how schools handle sexual assault reports. "That's simply un-American,” one said.
Here's Why Schools Might Not Change Their Approach To Campus Rape, Even If Betsy DeVos Does
Rape survivors and their allies fear Betsy DeVos will undermine their Title IX rights, but attorneys for schools and accused students don't expect a huge shift any time soon because policies have been in place for so many years.
The Lawyer Who Helped Bill Clinton's Rape Accusers May Have Scored A Top Civil Rights Job Under Trump
Candice E. Jackson’s alma mater said Sunday she has been tapped to run the Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights, which conservatives say has been too draconian in forcing colleges and universities to abide by the Title IX gender equity law.
The Trump Administration Inherited Hundreds Of Unresolved Title IX Complaints
Hundreds of sexual assault victims turned to the Department of Education for justice after feeling betrayed by their schools. Years later, many of them are still waiting for their complaints to be answered. “It’s a shame.”
The Trump Administration Just Withdrew Guidelines That Protected Transgender Students
Ending guidance from the Obama administration, Trump's new policy aims to allow states to establish their own rules for transgender students in some settings — such as requiring transgender boys to use the girls restroom — without objection from the federal government.
Trump Administration Will Issue New Guidance On Transgender Students
The government issued guidelines under President Obama that said transgender students must be treated like others of the same gender identity, allowing access in restrooms and other facilities. Trump's Press Secretary Sean Spicer said Tuesday new guidance was forthcoming from the Justice Department.