Questions Raised About Legality of UCSC's Restitution Charges
Santa Cruz, CA
13 May 2010 16:38 GMT
In the recently released itemized receipts for repairing Kerr Hall, following an occupation of the building in November 2009, there appears to be evidence that the UC Santa Cruz administration filed a claim for damages that occurred, and may have been reimbursed for the costs. This implies that the UCSC students being held responsible for participating in the occupation are being charged for expenses that have been covered by the UC's insurance policy. This raises questions about the validly and legality of those restitution charges.
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