University of Michigan

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Website: https://www.umich.edu/
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Federal Circuit: 1st Circuit

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  • University of Michigan ordered to provide hearing to student accused of sexual misconduct

    July 17, 2018

    Earlier this month, a federal district court in Michigan ordered the University of Michigan to provide a student facing potential expulsion for sexual misconduct with a live hearing at which he would have the opportunity to indirectly question his accuser by submitting questions to be asked by the hearing panel. This ruling is a significant rebuke to the popular “single investigator” method of adjudicating sexual misconduct claims on campus, as well as to the bifurcated process by which most schools adjudicate sexual and non-sexual misconduct. The plaintiff, who (as is typical of these cases) filed his lawsuit under the pseudonym […]

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