I could not let what John did to me affect me this much. On the one hand, there are those who think campuses do too little to protect their students—overwhelmingly women—from sexual violence. Otten did ask Jane about her text messages with John about drinking together on April Other officials who signed on to the suit also echoed its language in statements Wednesday. LePage broke with the Democratic attorney general, Janet Mills, who did not approve of the lawsuit, a spokesman for Mills said. The administration sued North Carolina on May 9, stating that its transgender bathroom law violated the U. A federal judge last month ordered the University of North Carolina to let two transgender students and one employee use bathrooms that align with their gender identities. For licensing opportunities of our original content, please contact licensing dailycallernewsfoundation. Story Continued Below McCrory initially filed the lawsuit in May after the Obama administration threatened to withhold federal funding to the state because of the law, which requires transgender people to use public restrooms that match the sex listed on their birth certificate, rather than their gender identity. The punishment for Title IX is a total loss of all federal funding including student loans , a virtual death sentence that colleges must avoid at all costs. On April 4, , the U. But a federal judge in Texas has temporarily blocked the Obama administration from enforcing its directive that schools allow transgender students to use bathrooms and locker rooms that match with their gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, as well as officials with these departments. The difference between winning and losing turns on a razor-thin margin: In a written request for a formal investigation, dated June 16, Jane alleged that John had sex with her on the night of January 31 when she was too drunk to consent. I woke up on a cold concrete floor surrounded by middle-aged men with no recollection of the night before. John declined to testify, citing the Fifth Amendment.