Would it be helpful to students if a seminar by knowledgeable lawyers was presented explaining criminal procedure for sexual offenses? Then a spokesperson for HUPD could explain what their procedure is and how it differs from state criminal law procedure. Finally students may learn about the difference between a civil proceeding and criminal procedure, and that one does not eliminate the potential for the other. I.e., both criminal and civil liability arise when there are allegations of sex offenses.
Karvonides Clarifies ‘Unwelcome Conduct’ Standards
By JALIN P. CUNNINGHAM and IGNACIO SABATE,
March 2, 2016