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LSU still trying to staff office that handles sexual misconduct

BY: - August 10, 2021

LSU has made progress — but still hasn’t fully staffed — its Office of Civil Rights and Title IX, which investigates and handles sexual misconduct. The office will have eight employees by the start of the fall semester on Aug. 23, according to the university. That’s way up from the two staff members it had […]

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LSU Athletics administrator alleges more racism, sexism in department, USA TODAY reports

BY: - April 6, 2021

LSU Athletics officials harassed Sharon Lewis, the school’s associate director of football recruiting, when she complained about racist and sexist behavior, particularly behavior coming from former LSU football Coach Les Miles, according to reporting from the USA TODAY newspaper. Attorneys for Lewis said they plan to file a federal Title IX lawsuit, a state whistleblower […]

For an LSU scandal on his watch, F. King Alexander is out at Oregon State

BY: - March 23, 2021

Oregon State University President F. King Alexander became the latest casualty of a sexual misconduct scandal that happened on his watch at LSU when he submitted his resignation to the Oregon State University Board of Trustees Sunday. A 150-page investigative report released March 5 found that LSU hadn’t and hasn’t spent enough money or made […]

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Louisiana lawmakers say LSU could face consequences for response to sex scandal

BY: - March 12, 2021

Some of the state’s most powerful lawmakers said they want LSU to rethink its response to a mammoth LSU sexual misconduct scandal that has, so far, resulted in no one at the university losing their job.  If the university doesn’t take a different approach, legislative leaders said the university could face some problems while asking […]

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21 ways LSU hid or suppressed information about sexual misconduct

BY: - March 10, 2021

LSU officials have concealed, covered up and made it difficult to collect information about sexual misconduct and violence against women at its flagship campus in Baton Rouge at least 21 times since the beginning of 2013. Following a damning article from USA TODAY about sexual assault at LSU, the university hired a law firm to […]

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Kansas Jayhawks part ways with football coach Les Miles amid allegations of misconduct at LSU

BY: and - March 8, 2021

LAWRENCE, Kan.  — The University of Kansas agreed to immediately part ways with head football coach Les Miles on Monday night following back-to-back reports of past indiscretions that alleged he engaged in sexual harassment of students and created a “nightmare” employment culture while coaching at Louisiana State University. Miles, winner of an NCAA college football […]