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Appeal denied for student suspended after writings

By March 14, 2012

ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) -- Oakland University says it's denied further appeals by a 56-year-old student who was suspended and barred from campus after writing about attraction to his professor for an assignment.

The Detroit Free Press reports (http://on.freep.com/zqLWep) a letter from the Rochester school's President Gary Russi arrived Tuesday at the Philadelphia-based Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, which has been seeking to have Joseph Corlett of Oakland County's Orion Township reinstated...

Schools: Oakland University