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Md. university leaders see few positives in new federal Title IX guidance

University System of Maryland Chancellor Robert Caret. (File Photo)

Some of Maryland’s top higher education leaders told a state Senate panel Thursday that they do not see a lot of positives in the federal Department of Education’s proposed regulations on handling sexual assault and misconduct allegations under Title IX. ...

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Md. colleges seeking to balance federal, state laws on sexual assault

Throughout the state we’re concerned about reductions in staff, services, and we’re concerned we won’t be able to get them back,” says Lisae Jordan,

Universities in Maryland could be forced to adopt more courtroom-style proceedings to adjudicate sexual assault complaints on campus as last week’s proposed federal Title IX guidelines intersect with a recent Maryland law. The U.S. Department of Education last week proposed ...

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Bill requires new sexual assault policies from Md. colleges

Throughout the state we’re concerned about reductions in staff, services, and we’re concerned we won’t be able to get them back,” says Lisae Jordan,

Universities in Maryland must develop sexual assault disciplinary provisions that allow students access to an attorney, set parameters for sexual assault proceedings and restrict the use of mediation in resolving these disputes, under legislation passed by the Maryland General Assembly. ...

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