TV News LIES

Friday, Aug 18th

Last update05:20:13 AM GMT

You are here News Domestic (USA) University of Connecticut settles sex assault case with five women

University of Connecticut settles sex assault case with five women

E-mail Print PDF

U of ConnThe University of Connecticut has settled a federal lawsuit filed by five women who claimed the school responded to their sexual assault complaints with indifference.

The bulk of the settlement, $900,000 (£530,000), will go to a former UConn hockey player who joined the Title IX lawsuit last December, a month after it was originally filed by four other women. She alleged she was kicked off the team after reporting she had been raped by a male hockey player in August 2011.

The other four women will receive payments ranging from $125,000 to $25,000.

The Associated Press obtained settlement documents in advance of a planned Friday morning announcement by the university and plaintiffs.

The school, which has repeatedly defended its policies for responding to sexual assault complaints, did not admit any wrongdoing.

More...


Most Recent Related Stories...


Mueller's investigation focusing on Trump Jr.: report

Donald Trump, Jr.Federal prosecutors working for the office of special counsel Robert Mueller are focusing their efforts on...

Cleveland Clinic will no longer hold gala at Trump's Mar-a-Lago

Mar a lagoThe Cleveland Clinic will no longer hold its annual fundraising gala at President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club...

Charlottesville victim's mother: I won't speak with Trump

Mother of Heather Heyer will not speak to TrumpSusan Bro, whose daughter Heather Heyer was killed by a car at a white supremacist rally...

Why Nebraska prisons cause heart attacks, blindness and mental illness

Nebraska prisons terrible conditionsA prison holding more than three times as many people as it was designed to house....
 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!