CT Attorney General urging DeVos to keep policies protecting campus sexual assault victims

Attorney General George Jepsen.

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Connecticut Attorney General George Jepsen is urging Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos to avoid rolling back policies aimed at protecting victims of campus sexual assaults.

DeVos says the Obama-era guidelines for investigations are not working.

She says the focus should be on a fair process and believes that right now that is not the case.

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Jepsen is also calling on DeVos to work with attorney generals across the nation to help end the surge of sexual violence on college campuses.

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