Another Ex-Student Sues Over Sexual Assault Hearing

December 16, 2013

A former Denison University student who was expelled over sexual assault allegations is suing the institution, claiming campus officials violated his rights and did not follow their own policies during student judicial proceedings. The Newark Advocate reports that the lawsuit charges include negligence, violation of right to an attorney, and breach of contracts. Zackary Hunt is one of at least four students this year to sue their former colleges after campus hearings addressing sexual assault accusations. The others attended Xavier and Saint Joseph’s University, and Vassar College.

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