Activists Raise Alarm About California Sex Assault Bill

June 2, 2014

By Blake Neff at The Daily Caller

Legal experts and higher education activists are issuing warnings about a new bill under consideration in California that would dictate how state schools respond to allegations of sexual assault.

The bill, passed through California’s Senate 27-9 last Thursday, would require any school receiving state money to have an “affirmative consent standard” for their policies regarding sexual misconduct. It must still be approved by the state Assembly...

Cases: California: Affirmative Consent Bill Threatens Student Due Process