Sex-Assault Cases Belong In Court

March 21, 2015

Editorial at The Columbus Dispatch

Colleges and universities wrestling with how to respond to accusations of sexual assault on campus should make it easier on themselves and leave such conflicts where they belong: in court.

A well-intentioned nationwide movement to ensure that campus sexual assaults aren’t ignored or minimized has collided with the traditional university disciplinary tribunal, and the result often is a disaster for due process and, thus, justice...