The dilemma with University Sexual Harassment Investigations

Sexual harassment and assault on Utah college campuses that involve are governed by Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972. The main language in the Act notes that no person on the basis of sex will be will be denied benefits or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or a program that recieves federal assistance. The language is clear enough. However, the enactment and application of the regulation has been hard to navigate and has put a toll on both the victim and the alleged harasser. During the Obama administration, the U.S. Department of Education, the agency which is in charge in the enforcement of Title IX sent out guidelines to Universities on how to inve

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