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Mothers for due process
National Review Online, by Caroline Kitchens

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Posted By:emilyj, 8/11/2014 10:02:19 AM

In January 2010, University of North Dakota student Caleb Warner was accused of sexually assaulting a fellow student. Using a preponderance-of-the-evidence standard, a UND tribunal found Warner guilty of sexual misconduct and swiftly expelled him. Yet the police, presented with the same evidence, never arrested or charged Mr. Warner. After a three-month investigation, they charged Warner’s accuser with filing a false report and issued a warrant for her arrest.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: SouthSanAntonio, 8/11/2014 10:13:39 AM     (No. 9961344)

To be fair, any law or rule that punishes a man for sexual assault must equally provide the exact same punishment for any woman falsely accusing a man of sexual assault.

Don´t get me wrong, any man who does rape a woman should be castrated and then sent to prison for a long, long time.

But any woman who would falsely accuse a man of rape is every bit as evil and deserves a similar punishment.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 8/11/2014 10:44:58 AM     (No. 9961379)

there should be no such entity as a university court. Rape/sexual assault/harassment are crimes and should be handled by the relevant civil PD and court system. period.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 8/11/2014 12:32:36 PM     (No. 9961518)

I sympathize with all three of these women.

I have to laugh that one of them described herself in a related article as "...a feminist. I have marched at the barricades, subscribed to Ms. magazine, and knocked on many a door in support of progressive candidates committed to women´s rights. Until a month ago, I would have expressed unqualified support for Title IX and for the Violence Against Women Act."

Yet another clueless liberal gets mugged by reality

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