The Damage Control Is Done, Ctd

In light of the horrific allegations that UVA covered up a student’s gang-rape, Libby Nelson imagines applying the university’s honor code – which has seen 183 students expelled over academic infractions since 1998 – to sexual assault allegations: When California colleges began requiring affirmative consent, or “yes means yes,” there was an outcry from commentators afraid that they … Continue reading The Damage Control Is Done, Ctd

The Damage Control Is Done, Ctd

A few readers offer their perspective on the awful situation at the University of Virginia: I’m a former federal prosecutor and an alum of UVA.  I think those who advocate for the criminal justice system being used instead of having colleges investigate sexual assault are asking too much of the criminal justice system.  While the gang rape at the … Continue reading The Damage Control Is Done, Ctd

The Damage Control Is Done

#UVA shuts down Greek life activities amid sexual assault scandal. @JuliannaGoldman reports http://t.co/f7oDGoa9oq pic.twitter.com/N8WJZ8LcSd — CBS Evening News (@CBSEveningNews) November 24, 2014 In a deeply reported, deeply disturbing story published late last week, Sabrina Rubin Erdely exposed how the University of Virginia has repeatedly mishandled and covered up rape allegations, including the gang-rape of a … Continue reading The Damage Control Is Done