The College Fix: Universities nationwide face antisemitism lawsuits en masse

Multiple colleges and universities face antisemitism lawsuits that cite in part unlawful encampments, verbal assaults, and hostile takeovers of their schools in recent months in the wake of the Hamas terrorist attacks against Israeli citizens on Oct. 7. Harvard, Northwestern, Rutgers, UNLV and UC Davis are all grappling with such suits, among others.

Some of the lawsuits aim for class-action status.

“On May 20, 2024, a Northwestern University student filed a class action lawsuit against the school, alleging that inaction by its leadership against antisemitic behavior fostered a hostile on-campus environment that traumatized its Jewish student population,” a FeganScott case overview states of the lawsuit against Northwestern.

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