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Much of Terps guard Dez Wells' lawsuit against Xavier upheld Wednesday
Much of Terps guard Dez Wells' lawsuit against Xavier upheld Wednesday

A U.S. District Court judge on Wednesday upheld many of the claims in Terps guard Dez Wells' lawsuit against Xavier, which expelled him in 2012 after the then-Musketeers freshman star was accused of sexual assault. Judge Arthur Spiegel, according to media reports, dismissed a request by Wells to explore the decision of the school's conduct board to expel him, saying the statute of limitations had passed. He also threw out specific charges against the university president, the Rev. Michael Graham. But much of Wells' August 2013 lawsuit, including charges of sex discrimination, intentional infliction of emotional distress, libel for injury to his reputation and negligence,...

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