Legal issues

$3 Million Do-Over

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Technicality leads Iowa Supreme Court to throw out award to a former graduate student everyone agrees was sexually harassed.

Partial 'Death Penalty' for Baylor Basketball

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It seems morbidly appropriate, somehow, that a basketball scandal brought to light two years ago because one player killed another should result in the National Collegiate Athletic Association imposing a modified version of its rarely used "death penalty" on Baylor University Thursday.

Edward Waters College Regains Accreditation

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Southern accrediting group, after loss in court, reinstates the Florida college.

Supreme Court Rules Against File Sharing Companies

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Students are major users of downloading software that justices say entertainment companies can sue over.

'Not the Right Kind of Indian'

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The case of William C. Bradford isn't quite what it seems, but it has riled up plenty of people in Indiana.

Too Private for Its Own Good

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Federal appeals court rules that Penn official can be sued for comments made during university's grievance process.

Years of Harassment

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North Carolina State U. found to have ignored repeated incidents involving a professor -- and to have promoted him.

Conceding Defeat at Shorter

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Trustees acknowledge that their fight to stay independent is over and Georgia Baptist Convention will regain control.

Lost Cause at Vanderbilt

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University concedes defeat in its bid to remove the word "Confederate" from the name on a building.

Everyone's a Critic

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The curtain did not fall silently on the Devil. But rather to a chorus of "I am offended."

In fact, the shouts by a group of Washington State University students pervaded the final performance in April of The Passion of the Musical -- a show that has become the subject of a free speech dispute months after its short run.

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