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Sat Jul 15, 2017, 06:24 AM

 

Columbia Settles Lawsuit Brought by Former Student Accused of Sexual Assault by 'Mattress Girl'

Source: Time

Columbia University has settled a lawsuit alleging mistreatment under Title IX brought by a former student who had been cleared by the school of sexual misconduct, according to the Washington Post.

Paul Nungesser was accused of rape in 2012 by fellow student Emma Sulkowicz, who demonstrated against the way university dealt with her case by carrying her mattress around the New York City campus. Two other students also accused Nungesser of sexual assault. The school investigated the allegations and found Nungesser not responsible of sexual misconduct in November of 2013. He both graduated from the school and filed the lawsuit in 2015.

"Columbia recognizes that after the conclusion of the investigation, Paulís remaining time at Columbia became very difficult for him and not what Columbia would want any of its students to experience," the university said in an emailed statement. The school did not reveal details about the settlement terms

Read more: http://time.com/4858979/columbia-university-paul-nungesser-mattress-girl-emma-sulkowicz/

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Goprox Jul 2017 OP
no_hypocrisy Jul 2017 #1
WhiteTara Jul 2017 #2
murielm99 Jul 2017 #3
Cal Carpenter Jul 2017 #4

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Sat Jul 15, 2017, 08:59 AM

2. The new upside down world.

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Sat Jul 15, 2017, 01:03 PM

3. This is Time?

It is so badly written I had to read it three times before it made sense.

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Response to murielm99 (Reply #3)

Sat Jul 15, 2017, 02:42 PM

4. "He both graduated from the school and filed the lawsuit in 2015."

How awkward is that?

How about "In 2015, he graduated from the school and filed the lawsuit". I mean, is that so hard?

LOL.

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