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Date Posted: 11:11:54 03/31/17 Fri
Who knows what a jury will do, but it's not hard to see that happening. From the link above:
"Stephanie Spangler, the person in charge of Yaleâs sexual assault adjudications since 2011, was blunt on this issue (before Montague filed his lawsuit). On February 15, 2016, in an official Yale report, she stated, âOnly in extremely rare cases, where there is serious risk to the safety of individuals or the community, will the University take independent action.â [emphases added] After charges were filed against Montague (but before the Title IX officeâs involvement was public), Spangler told the Yale Daily News, âExcept in rare cases involving an acute threat to community safety, coordinators defer to complainantsâ wishes.â
So how did Yale explain this critical discrepancy? With the following assertion: âNothing in the Report suggests that in this circumstance the Title IX Coordinator is empowered to file a complaint only where there are ârisks to the safety of individuals and/or the community.ââ Nothing, that is, except the words of the person who wrote the Report, in sentiments that she confirmed in a subsequent interview.
The most recent Spangler Report, produced after Montague filed his lawsuit, didnât include Spanglerâs damning admission."
Don't you just hate when people have the temerity to quote you, when it means a result that you don't want?
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