Judge In Baylor Case Warns Attys About Playing To Media

Law360 (April 16, 2019, 8:33 PM EDT) -- A Texas federal judge on Tuesday ordered several plaintiffs suing Baylor University over its handling of sexual assault allegations to give the school copies of various communications, while warning both sides against using court documents to pass messages to the news media.

U.S. District Judge Robert Pitman ordered the anonymous plaintiffs to provide Baylor with copies of communications they had with school employees, law enforcement and the U.S. Department of Education, as well as all relevant pre-suit communications they had with each other, according to the order.

The judge also took issue with counsel for the plaintiffs devoting two pages of...

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