Lawsuit Against USC Balloons As More Former Students Join
The university could end up paying hundreds of millions of dollars in the case. The suit by from former patients of Dr. George Tyndall alleges that the university failed to heed warnings about the gynecologist's behavior.
Los Angeles Times:
USC Faces Massive Litigation Over Doctor's Alleged Sex Abuse
At least 200 former USC students have joined lawsuits against the university, alleging it failed to heed warnings for nearly 30 years that a campus gynecologist was sexually abusing patients. Lawyers representing the alleged victims expect the number of women suing to reach at least several hundred and possibly thousands. If successful, the suits could cost the university hundreds of millions of dollars. (Dolan, 6/24)