‘Surprising Win for Civil Liberties’ in Stanford’s Sexual-Assault Report

April 14, 2015

By Matt Lamb at The College Fix

More training and classes, but a higher threshold for expulsion

Stanford University could have the most fair process for dealing with sexual assault allegations among major universities – if its student and faculty governments approve the expansion of a pilot program slated for next school year.

While a task force report last week includes recommendations typical of its peers at other schools, it also proposes a higher bar for handing out severe penalties and discourages the so-called single-investigator model for handling allegations...

Schools: Stanford University