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Stanford kicks out student linked to largest-ever college admissions scandal

Stanford kicks out student linked to largest-ever college admissions scandalA Stanford University student linked to the wide-ranging admissions scandal involving elite schools across the nation has been kicked out of school.



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College admissions scandal: Stanford students file civil lawsuit amid 'bribing scheme' controversy

College admissions scandal: Stanford students file civil lawsuit amid 'bribing scheme' controversyTwo Stanford students have filed a civil lawsuit alleging they were denied a fair opportunity to be admitted to Yale and the University of Southern California – amid the ongoing college admissions scandal in which 50 people are accused of participating in what authorities have described as a large-scale bribery scheme. Lawsuits began emerging on Wednesday, a day after federal prosecutors said a California company made about $ 25m from parents seeking spots for their children in top schools including Georgetown University, Stanford University, the University of Southern California and Yale University.



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2 Stanford students file first class-action suit in largest college admissions scam

2 Stanford students file first class-action suit in largest college admissions scamUCLA, USC, Yale University and other colleges were sued by two Stanford University students seeking class status over the admissions-bribery scandal.



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Stanford rape case judge breaks silence ahead of recall vote

Stanford rape case judge breaks silence ahead of recall voteAaron Persky, the judge who faced intense criticism for sentencing ex-Stanford swimmer Brock Turner to a short jail term for sexual assault, broke his silence Tuesday ahead of next month's vote to recall him from the bench.



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Brock Turner, Former Stanford Swimmer Convicted Of Sexual Assault, Files Appeal

Brock Turner, Former Stanford Swimmer Convicted Of Sexual Assault, Files AppealBrock Turner, a former Stanford University student, sparked nationwide outrage last year when he received a jail sentence of just six months after being convicted for sexually assaulting an unconscious, intoxicated woman beside a dumpster.



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Can Virtual Reality Sessions Treat Chronic Pain? Stanford Doctor Yes

Can Virtual Reality Sessions Treat Chronic Pain? Stanford Doctor YesDr. Kim Bullock, a neuropsychiatrist at Stanford University, says she made the remarkable discovery by accident.



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How #BlackLivesMatter Helped A Student Make It To Stanford

How #BlackLivesMatter Helped A Student Make It To StanfordZiad Ahmed, 18, was accepted to the prestigious institution after writing #BlackLivesMatter 100 times as the answer to a question on his application.



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