Feds to Allow Cross-Examination in Campus Sex Cases

Federal rules on campus sexual-assault cases to be proposed by Education Secretary Betsy DeVos will require that accused students be allowed to cross-examine accusers. It’s a shift from an initial draft to replace Obama-era guidelines the administration believed didn’t provide enough protections for students accused of assault.

Feds Probe ‘Secret Archives’ in PA Catholic Clergy Sex Abuse

Investigators will issue subpoenas to dioceses across Pennsylvania in what’s called an unprecedented investigation, following up on a scathing grand jury report finding that more than 1,000 children had been abused by priests. “It’s something we always wished for but thought would never happen,” said Judy Jones of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests. “