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LSU should have considered firing

Senator Cassidy: LSU should have considered firing admins but fault rises ‘to the top’

BY: - March 23, 2021

U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-Baton Rouge, responded to questions about LSU’s sexual misconduct scandal during his weekly press conference call Tuesday, saying the university needs to “root out any culture that would tolerate sexual harassment” and should have considered firing those who had the responsibility and authority to act but failed to do so. Asked […]

Gov. Edwards predicts LSU board will fix LSU’s sexual misconduct reporting scandal

BY: - March 17, 2021

Gov. John Bel Edwards said Wednesday that the recent report detailing LSU’s failure to report sexual misconduct  is “very, very troubling because it was obviously an institutional failure of leadership at the highest levels.” However, Edwards said he has “every confidence” that the LSU Board of Supervisors is going to do “everything they can to […]

LSU has not made enough of an effort to combat sexual violence, law firm says

BY: - March 5, 2021

LSU hasn’t spent enough money or made enough of an effort to combat sexual misconduct and violence on its campus in Baton Rouge, despite being warned several times over the years that it needed to devote more resources to that cause, according to an independent analysis by the law firm Husch Blackwell. The university has […]

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Why a former student accusing Derrius Guice of misconduct sued LSU over police records

BY: - January 12, 2021

Samantha Brennan is the former LSU student who said college football star Derrius Guice took a nude photo of her without her permission while they were both at the school in 2016. Guice, who grew up in Baton Rouge, was let go from the Washington Football Team in 2020 after being charged with multiple counts […]