OSU Not Handling Sex Abuse Talks In Good Faith, Judge Told

By Craig Clough (February 25, 2020, 10:24 PM EST) -- A group of alleged sexual assault victims of a former Ohio State University sports doctor urged a federal judge to allow their litigation to continue, telling him that mediation has "run its course" and that the university has not been negotiating in good faith.

In a notice to the court on behalf of some of the plaintiffs out of hundreds of named and unnamed former athletes and others who filed claims in several consolidated lawsuits, the alleged victims said that OSU had not engaged in "meaningful negotiation" to settle the allegations that now-deceased university sports doctor Richard Strauss sexually abused or...

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