It is the fewest number of documented sexual misconduct investigations that the university has carried out in a single year.
The department justified the decision by referring to a Supreme Court case that ruled it is impossible to discriminate against a person based on their sexual orientation or gender identity without discriminating against that person based on sex.
The policy and procedures now await approval from university President Darryll Pines.
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Biden has signaled a desire to overturn the Trump administration’s regulations.
PSA launched a petition and set of demands in late August.
Community members have openly opposed the new regulations.
The petition calls on UMD to take action beyond the new regulations.
The new Title IX regulations only hurt survivors.
Loh says survivors shouldn't have to be cross-examined.