Wednesday, July 16, 2014

UNC-Wilmington Settles With Professor Who Won Anti-Bias Suit

The Chronicle of Higher Education
July 16th, 2014

The University of North Carolina at Wilmington has completed the terms of a settlement with a professor who sued the institution, and won, over being denied a promotion because of his conservative writings, reports the Star-News, a Wilmington newspaper.
Michael S. Adams, a criminology professor, will be promoted to full professor, awarded $50,000 in back pay, and given a salary of $75,000 per year. The university will also pay $615,000 in lawyers’ fees.

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