School discipline

July 01, 2018 - 2:17 pm
COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — As Texas A&M University faces backlash from current and former students over its handling of sexual assault allegations, records since 2003 show that 20 students were allowed to continue attending classes after the school found them responsible for sexual...
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FILE - In this Nov. 25, 2008, file photo, Ball State linebacker Wendell Brown, left, stands with cornerback Trey Buice near the end of an NCAA college football game in Muncie, Ind. A lawyer for former Ball State football player Brown said Thursday, June 28, 2018, that a Chinese court has sentenced the Detroit native to four years' prison for his involvement in a September 2016 bar fight. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings, File)
June 28, 2018 - 5:51 am
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese court sentenced former American football player Wendell Brown to four years in prison Thursday for being involved in a bar fight, a punishment his lawyer and an activist called excessive. Brown, a native of Detroit who played for Ball State University in Indiana, had been...
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June 25, 2018 - 7:49 am
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — A former defensive end for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the University of Alabama has been arrested on drug charges in Florida. Pinellas County Jail records show 50-year-old Keith McCants was arrested early Monday near St. Petersburg. He's charged with a felony count of...
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FILE - In this March 31, 2011, file photo, Texas women's head track and field coach Beverly Kearney is photographed during practice in Austin, Texas. The University of Texas has agreed to settle a race and sexual discrimination lawsuit filed by former women's track coach Bev Kearney. Kearney attorney Jody Mask on Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018, told The Associated Press that the case will be dismissed. University spokesman Gary Susswein confirmed the school agreed to settle. Terms were not immediately disclosed. (Ralph Barrera/Austin American-Statesman via AP, File)
June 20, 2018 - 12:58 pm
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The University of Texas has agreed to settle a race and gender discrimination lawsuit filed by former women's track coach Bev Kearney, who was forced out of her job in 2013 after the school learned she had a relationship with an athlete a decade earlier. Kearney, who is black,...
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June 08, 2018 - 3:10 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Nine black former and current University of Minnesota football players who say their rights were violated in a sexual misconduct investigation sued the school on Friday, alleging they are victims of racial and gender discrimination. The federal lawsuit stems from the university's...
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FILE – In this Sept. 14, 2017, file photo, Ma'lik Richmond, center, of Steubenville, Ohio, and his attorney Susan Stone, left, walk out of U.S. District Court in Youngstown, Ohio. An Ohio judge ordered Friday, May 11, 2018, that Richmond, a former high school football player convicted in 2013 of raping a girl from West Virginia, be removed from Ohio's sex offender registry for juveniles, as allowed by law. (AP Photo/Dake Kang, File)
May 11, 2018 - 3:59 pm
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A judge on Friday ordered that an ex-Ohio high school football player convicted of rape be removed from the state's sex offender registry for juveniles, as allowed by law. The ruling by Judge Thomas Lipps came in the case of Ma'Lik Richmond, a former Steubenville High School...
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April 05, 2018 - 1:52 pm
EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the Larry Nassar sexual abuse case (all times local): 1:50 p.m. Michigan has permanently revoked the medical license of disgraced former sports doctor Larry Nassar — a formality that would keep the former Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics doctor...
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April 05, 2018 - 11:02 am
PGA-MASTERS Woods tees off at Masters for 1st time since '15 AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) — Tiger Woods has teed off at the Masters for the first time in three years. The 42-year-old Woods was first off the first tee in his group, which includes Marc Leishman and Tommy Fleetwood. Woods pulled a 3-wood left...
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April 04, 2018 - 6:12 pm
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FILE - In this April 26, 2016, file photo, "Into Thin Air" author Jon Krakauer poses for a photo in Bozeman, Mont. A judge has ordered the conditional release of records about a University of Montana rape case to Krakauer after a four-year dispute that pitted student privacy against the public's right to know the decisions their government agencies are making. (AP Photo/Matt Volz, file)
March 28, 2018 - 6:06 pm
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A judge has ordered the conditional release of records about a University of Montana rape case to author Jon Krakauer after a four-year dispute that pitted student privacy against the public's right to know the decisions their government agencies make. But the legal wrangling...
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