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Monday, December 21, 2009

Monaghan's "Ecclesiastical Abstention" Claim Fails

AveWatch is reporting that the trial judge in the Ave Maria College whistleblower suit has denied Monaghan's motion to dismiss the case based on AMC's "ecclesiastical abstention." The trial judge also apparently ruled that Ave Maria University is a successor institution to AMC, and so the plaintiff can pursue damages against AMU.
That's good news.

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