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What It Took to Resolve a Federal Sexual-Assault Investigation at UVa

Andrew Shurtleff, The Daily Progress, AP Images

Teresa Sullivan, UVa’s president (shown here with board members), pleaded to see a letter of findings from the Office for Civil Rights, eventually got it, and won significant revisions.
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W hen efforts to resolve a federal investigation into how the University of Virginia handled reports of sexual violence began in earnest last spring, campus officials were corresponding with a lawyer in a U.S. Department of Education field office. By...

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