DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – SMU is facing a federal civil lawsuit from a student who says a football player raped her.
According to the lawsuit, the rape happened in August 2019 and the victim reported it a month later.READ MORE: Dallas Police Officer Arrested For Domestic Assault
She describes her attacker as an offensive lineman on the team.
She is suing because she claims SMU officials “permitted a campus condition rife with sexual assault and lacking the basic standards of support for victims as required by federal and state law.”READ MORE: Much Happening In DFW For Juneteenth Including Walk With Opal Lee
CBS 11 reached out to SMU for comment, but a spokesperson said they would not discuss pending litigation.
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