Category: Katharine Silbaugh

Government launches video to tackle sexual assault rates in US colleges

The Guardian Katharine Silbaugh, School of Law As part of a campaign to lower sexual assault rates on college campuses, the Obama administration has released a new public service announcement, a reminder to viewers that sex without consent is rape… Expert quote: “Many colleges and universities feel a new kind of urgency but don’t yet […]

Experts Media Alert – SCOTUS to rule on same-sex marriage

In April, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on same-sex marriage. The case, Obergefell v Hodges, is a consolidation of earlier same-sex marriage cases and is limited by the court to two questions: 1) Does the Fourteenth Amendment require a state to license a marriage between two people of the same sex? and 2) Does the Fourteenth Amendment […]