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What is the Title IX Law?
May 12, 2022 Don Pumphrey, Jr. College, Criminal Defense Social Share
On June 23, 1972, Congress passed the law called Title IX of the Education Amendments. The law is in charge of barring sexual discrimination in both education programs and activities offered by universities. Before the law passed in the 1970s, there were major inequalities in education faced by women. There were limited programs that women could be a part of, …
False Rape Allegations in Florida Universities
May 5, 2022 Don Pumphrey, Jr. College, Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes Social Share
Considering the “Me Too” movement and more victims coming forward, universities are quick to make judgment against students accused of sexual assault. According to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, there were 7,650 identified reports of sexual offenses in 2020 and a total of 4,182 arrests. Sexual violence can have harsh physical, mental, and emotional consequences. Some of the results …