Feds Back Down on Sexual Harassment Guidelines on Campuses

November 22, 2013

By Mary Lou Byrd at The Washington Free Beacon

The federal government is backing away from its previously issued guidelines on sexual harassment that it said would serve as a "blueprint" nationwide for colleges and universities.

The Departments of Justice (DOJ) and Education (DOE) previously issued guidelines to the University of Montana suggesting that "unwelcome" speech could constitute sexual harassment. The departments said in a letter to the university that the new definition would serve as a "blueprint for colleges and universities throughout the country...

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