56 ex-students sue music and dance school for past abuseNews
The New York Times reports that suit has been filed against the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, where dance and music students claim to have been sexually and physically abused by teachers over several decades.
Among those named in the deposition is the violin teacher Stephen Shipps, who left in 1989 for the University of Michigan where he lately pleaded guilty to a sexual offence with a student. He will be sentenced next month.
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