Washington Post Op-Ed from John Villasenor Addresses Sexual Assault on College Campuses

Visiting Professor John Villasenor co-authored an op-ed for the Washington Post, addressing the issue of sexual assault on college campuses.  “It is vitally important to provide justice to sexual assault survivors, but in pursuing that goal, the Obama administration’s policy has created extraordinary risks for the subset of accused students who are innocent,” wrote Villasenor and co-author Lara Bazelon, an associate professor at University of San Francisco School of Law.

The op-ed was based in part on a peer-reviewed academic paper published by Villasenor that presented a mathematical framework for evaluating the impact of different burden of proof levels in adjudicative proceedings. 

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