• Princeton University last week sued the U.S. Education Department to stop the release of documents that would reveal some of the university's admissions procedures, reports Inside Higher Ed. The documents were obtained by the E...

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  • The Department of Justice on Friday filed an appeal with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit in Maryland, challenging a ruling that temporarily blocked the Trump administration's revised travel ban. The Washington Post repo...

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  • The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday announced that it would not hear arguments in a high-profile case on transgender student rights, reported Politico. The decision comes following the Trump administration's withdrawal of Obama-era fed...

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  • The Trump administration on Friday signaled a change in course on the Obama administration's efforts to expand transgender rights, The Washington Post reported. The U.S. Department of Justice formally withdrew its request to temporar...

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  • A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit heard oral arguments on Tuesday regarding the Trump administration's targeted travel ban and the limits of executive authority in cases of national security, The ...

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  • New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office announced it has settled a lawsuit with DeVry Education Group. New York sued the for-profit after an investigation found that the institution lured students with ads that exaggera...

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  • Democratic attorneys general from five states and the District of Columbia on Tuesday filed a motion to intervene in a federal case involving the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), ProPublica reported. The...

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  • The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) filed suit against Navient, the nation's largest student loan servicer, for allegedly cheating borrowers out of repayment rights through shortcuts and deception, the federal agency said...

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  • ITT Students Push for Debt Relief

    Posted on January 5 2017

    A group of five former ITT Technical Institute students recently filed suit against the now-defunct for-profit chain, seeking to be named creditors in the company's bankruptcy proceedings, reported Inside Higher Ed. The lawsuit alle...

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  • Georgia students in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program may now pay lower in-state tuition, according to a state court ruling. Under a 2008 state law, Georgia noncitizens may not benefit from in-state tuition rates...

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