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Wandering Eye: The University of Oregon's shady behavior in a sexual-assault case, new e-cig data, and more

Wandering Eye: The University of Oregon's shady behavior in a sexual-assault case, new e-cig data, and more

Back in January, a sexual-assault survivor at University of Oregon filed a Title IX lawsuit against the school for its handling of her case, which involved three basketball players cornering her in a bathroom and raping her multiple times. The school had filed a counterclaim against her that sought to recover legal expenses from the complainant. Though the university later dropped the counterclaim, Katie Rose Guest Pryal points out in The Chronicle of Higher Education an "ugly, frightening sliver" of a legal quirk in the case: "The Oregon administration accessed the rape survivor's therapy records from its counseling center and handed them over to its...

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