Former student sues William Jewell College over sex assault


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A former student claims that William Jewell College didn't do enough to protect her against rape and provided insufficient health care and support after she reported being sexually assaulted by a football player.

The Kansas City-area woman filed a federal lawsuit Friday against the small liberal arts college in Liberty, the Kansas City Star reported.

She left the school after other students harassed her for reporting the assault to police in 2017, according to the lawsuit. The night she told authorities of the assault, men banged on her dorm room door and screamed...

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