TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Stacey Shrader Joslin on Jul 28, 2015

The University of Tennessee has received an extension to a deadline for turning over documents in the U.S. Department of Education’s investigation into how the school handles sexual violence complaints, Knoxnews reports. A majority of the documents have been submitted, according to university officials, but several items remain outstanding. Federal officials are looking into complaints that the school did not “promptly and adequately” respond to a sexual violence report that resulted “in an ongoing hostile environment.”