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Campus sex crime reports rise as federal scrutiny grows
Campus sex crime reports rise as federal scrutiny grows

The number of sex crimes reported at some California colleges rose in 2013 from the previous year, according to figures released Wednesday by the schools. The annual disclosures are mandated under the Clery Act, which calls for colleges and universities that receive federal funding to publish statistics on campus safety. More than 50 schools are being investigated for possibly mishandling sexual violence and harassment complaints and violating the Clery Act and Title IX, a portion of a 1972 law that prohibits sexual discrimination in all education programs and activities. Schools across the country, including USC, UC Berkeley and Occidental College, are being investigated by the U.S....

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