Court rulings

Clearing the Way for Disability Claims

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Appeals court says state immunity does not protect universities in Texas and Louisiana from federal lawsuits.

Court OKs Reverse Discrimination Suit

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Panel finds enough evidence to justify white female adjunct's challenge to hiring of black male colleague for full-time post.

Do Some Athletes Matter More?

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Texas court dumps ruling saying that having an international reputation gives college stars special rights.

A Gag on Public Faculty?

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A dispute in the Los Angeles D.A.'s office -- now reaching the U.S. Supreme Court -- could limit the rights of professors at state and local colleges.

A Supreme Battle Takes Shape

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All parties weigh in on law denying funds to colleges that restrict campus access to military recruiters.

Judge Backs Universities on Same-Sex Benefits

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Michigan ruling says state ban on gay marriage doesn't restrict health insurance.

N.Y. Court Backs College in Expulsion

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Judge gives Le Moyne broad latitude in challenge by dismissed graduate student who endorsed corporal punishment.

Suit Allowed Over 'Monster Study'

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The Iowa Supreme Court ruled 4-3 on Friday that the University of Iowa could be sued for its role in a notorious research project, started in 1939, in which orphans were taught to stutter.

End of the Line for Wash. Affirmative Action Case

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U.S. Supreme Court declines to consider challenge to admissions policy at the university's law school, 8 years after it was filed.

Inviting a Flurry of False Claims Cases

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U.S. appeals court's ruling in recruiting incentives case would make individual suits against colleges easier.

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