TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Amelia Ferrell Knisely on May 3, 2016

U.S. District Judge Aleta Trauger today ruled a sweeping federal sexual assault lawsuit against the University of Tennessee will proceed, The Tennessean reports. Judge Trauger did grant one dismissal request from the university’s lawyers, saying the statute of limitations had expired for one plaintiff's claims of “deliberate indifference” to sexual assaults by UT athletes before her alleged sexual assault in 2013.