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Academic Fraud

2 ex-UNC athletes sue school, NCAA over academic failures

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Two former University of North Carolina athletes have filed a lawsuit against the school and the NCAA, saying neither is doing enough to ensure athletes receive a quality education. Full story...
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Fmr. UNCW advisor officially named in UNC academic scandal

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videoIn a court settlement with ABC11 and a coalition of other media organizations, UNC Chapel Hill Wednesday released the names of four employees who were terminated or retired in the wake of the Wainstein report on academic fraud at the school involving student athletes. Full story...
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McCrory on UNC scandal: 'It's academic fraud'

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videoGov. Pat McCrory was in Wilmington Wednesday talking about the Chapel Hill scandal, along with a number of other high profile topics. McCrory attended a Coastal Resources Commission meeting to learn more about issues facing the Carolina coast. When talk turned to the topic of scandal at UNC, the governor did not mince words. Full story...
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UNCW employee let go after implicated in UNC academic fraud report

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videoAccording to a new report today, nearly 20 years of academic fraud took place at UNC Chapel Hill. And now, we know it could have local ties. Full story...
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9 UNC employees fired or disciplined in scandal

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videoUniversity of North Carolina chancellor Carol Folt says the school has fired or begun disciplinary procedures against nine employees after an investigation of an academic fraud scandal dating back nearly two decades. Local resident John Bunting, head football coach at UNC from 2001-2006, cooperated with the investigation. Full story...
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UNC: NCAA to reopen probe into academic misconduct

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North Carolina athletic director Bubba Cunningham says NCAA investigators will take another look into academic misconduct at the school. Full story...
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Lawyer hired in UNC athletics probe gives briefing

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A former federal prosecutor hired to investigate academic irregularities involving athletes at North Carolina says he will follow the evidence wherever it leads. Full story...
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DA: no charges for Crowder in UNC fraud case

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The prosecutor leading an investigation into fraud in an academic department at North Carolina says a retired administrator tied to the case won't face charges. Full story...
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NC universities panel weighs in on UNC scandal

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A panel overseeing how the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill allowed and responded to academic fraud says it was not able to get to the bottom of every detail, but accepts earlier investigations that cleared athletics officials. Full story...
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UNC academic fraud not mainly for athletes

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A consultant who looked again at data collected during an academic fraud investigation is sticking with the earlier conclusion that athletes at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill were not the main beneficiaries. Full story...
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