Progressive Politicians Two-Faced Over Due Process Rights

Posted December 4, 2017 9:49 pm by Anne Hendershott

Progressive Politicians Two-Faced Over Due Process Rights

For nearly a decade, progressive politicians like Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) helped to create a culture that has denied due process protections to college students accused of sexual harassment and assault. Convinced that college campuses had become havens for rapists, Senator Gillibrand and her progressive peers in the Senate helped to usher in new federal requirements under Title IX. An Obama Administration “Dear Colleague” letter was sent to colleges and universities by the Education Department’s Office for Civil Rights on April 4, 2011, mandating new procedures notably harsher toward the accused. But, now that some of their fellow Democratic lawmakers—including Michigan

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