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Lawsuit filed against University of Illinois (WCIA)

WCIA a CBS affiliate reports on our clients’ trafficking lawsuit against the University of Illinois.


Gary Xu was the head of the U of I’s East Asian Languages and Culture Department. Former students accused him of physical, sexual, and emotional abuse. He had a federal lawsuit against him. Xu was placed on administrative leave in 2016. He resigned and left the University in August 2018.

Two women are filing a lawsuit against the University. They say the University deliberately overlooked their allegations to make sure they could still make money from the Chinese student population.