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The Justice Department accused Yale University of discriminating against Asian American and white applicants

Michelle McLoughlin/Reuters The Justice Department accused Yale University of discriminating against Asian American and white applicants, which violates federal civil rights law. The allegation came as a result of a federal investigation,.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 14th, 2020

Yale University Is Under Investigation for Potentially Discriminating Against Asian American Applicants

The Asian American Coalition for Education first filed a complaint two years ago. Yale University is under investigation from the Department of Justice and the Department of Education for po.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 27th, 2018

DOJ Says Harvard Disadvantages Asian-American Applicants

The Department of Justice says Harvard University puts Asian-American applicants at a disadvantage through the school’s use of a subjective “personal rating” in the admissions process......»»

Category: topSource: wsjAug 30th, 2018

U.S. investigating Yale over complaint of bias against Asian-American applicants

The Justice Department is also investigating Harvard’s use of race in its admissions policies......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 27th, 2018

Harvard Admissions Accused of Discriminatory ‘Racial Balancing’

Harvard is defending a lawsuit over how it chooses its students. Harvard University engages in “racial balancing” that brazenly discriminates against Asian-American applicants i.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJun 15th, 2018

Court Filings Detail Role of Race in Harvard Undergraduate Admissions

Harvard University and the organization accusing it of discriminating against Asian-American applicants each say race plays a role in admissions decisions, but disagree about whether that constitutes illegal bias......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 15th, 2018

The Justice Department threw its hat into a bitter fight over Harvard"s admission practices, and now the ACLU is getting involved

Scott Eisen/Getty Images The Department of Justice indicated that it supports a group of Asian American students who sued Harvard University over its admissions practices.  The lawsui.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 31st, 2018

Yale Faces U.S. Investigation Over Admissions of Asian-Americans

Federal officials have opened an investigation into whether Yale University illegally discriminates against Asian-American applicants......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 26th, 2018

Harvard And Yale Under Continued Fire For Discrimination Against White, Asian Applicants

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Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 15th, 2020

Do Pro-Women Groups on Campus Discriminate Against Men?

The U.S. Education Department opens investigations into whether scholarships and professional networking groups intended to support women at Yale University and the University of Southern California violate federal law by discriminating against men......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 23rd, 2018

Pro-Women Groups on Campus Examined for Discrimination

The U.S. Education Department opened investigations into whether scholarships and professional networking groups intended to support women at Yale University and the University of Southern California violate federal law by discriminating against men......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 23rd, 2018

Harvard defends use of race in admissions, slams "misleading" bias lawsuit

Harvard University on Friday urged a federal judge to dismiss what it called a "misleading" lawsuit claiming that it discriminates against Asian-American applicants, and defended its practice of considering race in admissions. In a lengthy document, t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 27th, 2018

DOJ Sides With Asian-Americans Against Harvard In Landmark Affirmative Action Lawsuit

The Department of Justice on Thursday lent its support to Asian-American students.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 30th, 2018

Yale Under U.S. Investigation Over Admissions of Asian-Americans

Officials are investigating whether Yale illegally discriminates against Asian-American applicants......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 26th, 2018

E. Jean Carroll v. the United States?

The Justice Department seeks to intervene in a defamation case brought by journalist E. Jean Carroll, who accused President Trump of raping her decades ago. Unemployed Americans say they won’t forget inaction by Congress. Plus, the future of karaoke......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 11th, 2020

The White House asked the Justice Department to handle Trump"s legal defense in a defamation lawsuit brought by his rape accuser

The highly unusual move puts E. Jean Carroll's case in jeopardy after a court ruled she cou.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytSep 9th, 2020

The Justice Department seeks to intervene in a lawsuit brought by Trump"s rape accuser, which would leave taxpayers footing the legal bills

In a highly unusual move, the DOJ claims Trump was acting in an official capacity when writer E. Jean Carroll accused him of defamation. Wri.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytSep 9th, 2020

Herbalife admits to bribing Chinese officials, to pay $123M in penalties

The U.S. Department of Justice accused Herbalife of bribing Chinese government officials to grow its business in China......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 28th, 2020

A Black social worker is suing American Airlines for allegedly accusing her of kidnapping the white toddler she was escorting on a flight (AAL)

A Black social worker is suing American Airlines, alleging that airline employees accused her of kidnapping the white toddler she was accompanying. The social worker, Shannon Murphy, said that she had a court order, the child's birth certificate, a.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 16th, 2020

Cisco engineers accused of discriminating against employee over Hindu caste

A new lawsuit filed by California's Department of Fair Employment and Housing claims two Cisco engineers discriminated against an employee over his low-ranking Hindu caste......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

Julian Assange is facing a new federal grand jury indictment that accuses him of conspiring with "Anonymous" hackers to access classified documents

Victoria Jones/PA Images via Getty Images A new grand jury indictment has accused WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange of conspiring with Chelsea Manning and "Anonymous affiliated" hackers to access classified documents. The Department of Justice said .....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJun 24th, 2020