Campus Sexual Assault Policies, at U and Elsewhere, Drawing Scrutiny

October 20, 2015

By Emma Nelson at Star Tribune 

Weeks into her freshman year at the University of Minnesota, Courtney Blake was sexually assaulted in her dorm room. She reported it to campus officials, rather than police.

Though the young man argued the sex was consensual, he was found to have violated the student conduct code and put on disciplinary probation, given mandatory counseling and assigned to write a paper, according to an investigation document. Blake was moved to another dorm...

Schools: University of Minnesota George Washington University