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Associated Press Examines Campus Response to Student Sexual Assault

The AP’s Justin Pope has a remarkable two-part story looking at how colleges and universities respond to allegations of sexual assault, and how new federal guidelines related to the legal requirements of Title IX are influencing how those investigations are carried out.

These stories provide a better understanding of the complex balancing act facing higher education: to ensure justice is carried out, but also to protect the rights of all students, including those who are accused of crimes.

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