New University of Michigan sexual misconduct policy in effect

Thursday, September 5, 2013

University of Michigan has adopted a new sexual misconduct policy.

The policy was refined over the course of two years and makes possible incidents of sexual misconduct easier to report.

Under the new policy, all allegations of sexual misconduct made against students will be reviewed by the university's Title IX coordinator. The previous policy was complaint-driven, meaning the university did not pursue or investigate a complaint unless asked to by a complainant.

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