Baylor Hires 1st Female President Amid Sex Assault Scandal Baylor University has hired its first female president as the nation's largest Baptist school faces several lawsuits stemming from a sexual assault scandal.
Judge Lets Negligence Suit Against Baylor ProceedThe lawsuit filed by Jasmin Hernandez alleges the largest Baptist school in the country was "deliberately indifferent" to rape allegations levied at Tevin Elliott.
Baylor Scandal Inspires Flood Of Texas Campus Assault BillsTexas lawmakers are pushing for tougher sexual assault reporting requirements on college campuses in response to the ongoing investigations into Baylor University's handling of sexual assault allegations involving its football program.
Baylor Fires Football Staffer For Sending Inappropriate Text MessagesAn associate director of football operations has been fired by Baylor University, becoming the second staffer with ties to the football program to be dismissed this year as the program struggles to move beyond a sexual assault scandal.
Judge: Federal Lawsuit Against Baylor University Can ProceedA federal judge has ruled a lawsuit against Baylor University by 10 women alleging they were sexually assaulted while students can proceed.
Briles Says He Didn't Cover Up Sex Assaults At BaylorBriles, who was fired in May 2016, released a one-page letter Thursday defending himself against allegations that he ignored incidents of assault and operated a program that considered itself above the rules.
Texas Rangers To Investigate Baylor Handing Of Sex AssaultsThe Texas Rangers confirmed Wednesday they are working with the McLennan County prosecutor's office to "determine if further action is warranted."
Lawmaker Asks Texas Rangers To Investigate Baylor ScandalRep. Roland Gutierrez, a San Antonio Democrat, called on the Texas Rangers on Monday to probe the nation's largest Baptist school.
Texas Bills Aim To Curb Sexual Violence On College CampusesAn Austin Democratic state senator has filed a package of bills requiring Texas colleges to adopt "affirmative consent" policies for sexual contact and create anonymous online reporting tools for assault victims.
Petition To Declare Baylor A 'Sanctuary Campus' Is GrowingThe petition is addressed to Interim President David Garland and three other administrators. The petition quotes scripture.
Baylor Alumni Hope Big 12 Sanctions Lead To Positive ReformsDallas-area Baylor graduates are a tight community and some tell CBS11 they're eager to see their school recover from the public shame of sexual assault scandals.
Baylor Fires Assistant Coach After Prostitution BustBaylor University has fired a newly hired assistant strength and conditioning coach after he was arrested on a prostitution solicitation charge.