U.S. Sues Kent State Over Denying Student's Use of Therapy Dog

September 10, 2014

The U.S. Justice Department filed a lawsuit accusing Kent State University of violating the Fair Housing Act by its decision not to let a student have a dog in her dormitory to deal with anxiety attacks, The Plain Dealer of Cleveland reported. The department filed -- and won -- a similar lawsuit against the University of Nebraska at Kearney in 2011.


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