Accused Students Shafted In University of Oregon Sexual-Assault Recommendations

December 16, 2014

By Matt Lamb at The College Fix

Panel member says federal law ‘requires’ low evidence standard, but that’s in dispute

The University of Oregon appears to be snubbing its own nationally recognized expert in a new report that recommends how to deal with sexual assault on campus.

The President’s Review Panel, set up in the wake of sexual assault allegations against three men’s basketball players, also justifies a lower evidentiary standard for allegations based on federal guidance that may not be legally binding...

Schools: University of Oregon