Judge Rules Some Claims Can Stand Against U. Rochester Over Alleged Handling of Complaints Against Professor

Le·gal In·sur·rec·tion | 8/31/2019 | Mary Chastain
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The lawsuit stems from the university’s alleged handling of misconduct claims against Dr. Florian Jaeger.

In September 2017, eleven students and faculty members accused Dr. Jaeger of stalking, pressuring students to share drugs and have sex and creating a hostile environment.

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An independent investigation was launched by former U.S. Attorney Mary Jo White and her law firm Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, which found Jaeger’s behavior was “at times inappropriate, unprofessional and offensive, and may have been harmful to some students,” but the behavior was not unlawful.

Jaeger was placed on...
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