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LSU Sexual Misconduct Complaints (2020)

Louisiana: The State We're In



Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2020-11-20

Duration: 00:05:51

Subjects: HIGHER EDUCATION | United States. Education Amendments of 1972. Title IX | Sexual Abuse | Sex crimes | Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, La.)


  • Moreau, Andre Host
  • Galligan, Thomas Interviewee


This segment from the November 20, 2020, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Andre Moreau’s report on LSU’s reaction to a USA Today story alleging that the university mishandled student’s sexual misconduct complaints. He interviews LSU Interim President Thomas Galligan, who discusses: hiring law firm Husch Blackwell to review LSU’s handling of sexual assault, or Title IX, complaints; when he heard about the allegations; his concerns for the victims; the reactions of students, faculty, and staff members; and the impact of this report on LSU’s reputation.