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Students Accused of Sexual Assault Have the Government’s Ear. What Are Their Goals?

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Education Secretary Betsy DeVos held meetings last week about whether to reject or soften Obama-era guidance on sexual-misconduct policies on campuses under Title IX.
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When Will entered his campus disciplinary hearing after being accused of sexual assault at a university in the South, he immediately felt that the odds were stacked against him: "You walk in there, and they see a guilty person."

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