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News - June 6, 2014

Student challenges university's Stanford's handling of sexual-assault case

Senior alleges administration mishandled case after she was assaulted off campus

by Elena Kadvany

A 21-year-old Stanford University student is challenging the administration's handling of a sexual-assault case she reported at the beginning of this year, alleging the investigation has taken more than twice as long as the 60 days recommended under federal law and that the consequences imposed on her assailant fall short of his crime.

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