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Caitlin Emma, Politico Updated: July 13, 2014 at 10:29 am
photo - Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., asks a question of former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel, President Barack Obama's choice for defense secretary, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, before the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on his nomination.  (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) + caption
Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., asks a question of former Nebraska Sen. Chuck Hagel, President Barack Obama's choice for defense secretary, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, before the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing on his nomination. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
Caitlin Emma, Politico Updated: July 13, 2014 at 10:29 am • Published: July 13, 2014

Colleges and universities across the nation are violating federal law by failing to investigate sexual assaults on campus, according to a report released Wednesday by Sen. Claire McCaskill. The report draws on a national survey that collected responses from more than 300 colleges and...

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Colleges and universities across the nation are violating federal law by failing to investigate sexual assaults on campus, according to a report released Wednesday by Sen. Claire McCaskill.

The report draws on a national survey that collected responses from more than 300 colleges and universities — and uncovered major lapses in staff training and institutional responses to student reports of sexual violence.

The report draws on a national survey that collected responses from more than 300 colleges and universities — and uncovered major lapses in staff training and institutional responses to student reports of sexual violence.

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