UNC-Chapel Hill is misapplying the FERPA student privacy law to withhold public records that could help journalists shed light on the way the university does, or does not, punish students found liable for sexual assault, an SPLC legal brief argues.
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Daily Tar Heel files complaint against UNC for sexual misconduct records
North Carolina’s major newspapers are joining forces with a student newspaper in demanding the state’s flagship public university release records pertaining to former students who’ve faced discipline for sexual assault.
N.C. bill aims for transparency in UNC-system president search, but drops public disclosure requirement
The original amendment would have required the University of North Carolina system board members to release the names of three candidates for the system president job to the public.