Monday, January 30, 2023 | Back issues
Courthouse News Service Courthouse News Service

Student sex assault case marred by Title IX officer

ALBANY, N.Y. — A federal court in New York halted Siena College from suspending a male student for two school years after concluding there was reasonable suspicion that he sexually assaulted a coed. The Title IX hearing officer declined to consider exculpatory evidence brought by the anonymous litigant, which he claims indicates that gender bias motivated the school’s decision.

Read the ruling here.

Read the Top 8

Sign up for the Top 8, a roundup of the day's top stories delivered directly to your inbox Monday through Friday.