Daily Californian: Lawsuit “Names UC President Mark Yudof, the UC Board of Regents, the University of California, UC Berkeley Chancellor Robert Birgeneau, the ASUC and the ASUC Auxiliary as Defendants”

By Jordan Bach-Lombardo
Daily Cal Staff Writer
Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Berkeley Graduate Files Suit Against UC

A former UC Berkeley student has filed a lawsuit against the campus and UC as a whole, alleging that campus and university policies and actions have allowed a “dangerous environment” to develop, an allegation the campus has vehemently denied.

In the suit – filed on March 4 in the Northern District of the United States District Court – Jessica Felber, who was co-president of the campus Zionist student group Tikvah while a student on campus, alleges that the campus and university tolerated “the development of a dangerous anti-Semitic climate on its campuses” and failed to adopt policies that addressed the alleged dangerous climate, according to the filing. Continue reading