Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Just follow the rules, even if they conflict
The U.S. Department of Education is seeking to help block the release of records about how the University of Montana punished a student accused of sexual assault, citing student privacy laws -- at a time when the Obama administration is pressuring colleges to become more transparent about the issue...
Full story at https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2014/12/16/us-says-records-athlete-accused-assault-should-not-be-released
We have been noting the practical problems UCLA and other universities will have dealing with an issue that in some cases is basically a crime/police matter. And we have noted that there can be cases in which faculty are in one way or another caught in the middle.