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The Lightning Rod
Crime

In Wake of Allegations, 38 Law School Profs Sign Letter ‘in Support of’ Dershowitz

In the letter, the professors argue that Dershowitz was unable to directly respond to the recent allegations in a legal setting, citing the fact that he does not have standing in the civil case in which the allegations of sexual misconduct were first filed and that Dershowitz denies.

The Lightning Rod
Crime

Affidavit Filed Reaffirms Allegations Against Dershowitz

The woman, identified in court documents as “Jane Doe No. 3,” claims in the affidavit that she “had sexual intercourse with Dershowitz at least six times.”

Davidson Memorial
Crime

Davidson Memorial

Flowers and cards on the skywalk between Brigham and Women’s Hospital’s main building and Shapiro building commemorate Wednesday the death of Harvard Medical School assistant professor Michael J. Davidson, who died Tuesday after he was shot on the second floor of the Shapiro building. Business appeared to proceed as usual at the Brigham on Wednesday morning, with no visibly increased security presence and no police presence.

A Father at the Scene
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A Father at the Scene

James Pittelli of New York was waiting for his son, who was undergoing heart surgery when police rushed into the waiting area. "People came in and started yelling, ‘You gotta get out, you gotta get out of the building now.’”

Shooting at Brigham
Crime

Shooting at Brigham

A police officer stands outside the Shapiro building of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Longwood on Tuesday, where Harvard Medical School Assistant Professor Michael J. Davidson was shot earlier that morning.

Elevator in the Shapiro Building
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Elevator in the Shapiro Building

Hospital personnel enter an elevator inside the Shapiro building at Brigham-Women's Hospital on Tuesday afternoon. Earlier that morning, Harvard Medical School Assistant Professor Michael J. Davidson was shot on the second floor of the building and later died from his wounds.

Return to the Shapiro Building
Crime

Return to the Shapiro Building

Hospital personnel walk towards the Shapiro building at the Harvard-affiliated Brigham and Women's Hospital in Longwood on Tuesday morning where Harvard Medical School Assistant Professor Michael J. Davidson was shot.

Michael J. Davidson
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Michael J. Davidson

Harvard Medical School Assistant Professor Michael J. Davidson died Tuesday after he was shot at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.

Harvard Med School Professor Shot at Brigham Hospital
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Harvard Med School Professor Shot at Brigham Hospital

Conflict at the Scene
Crime

Conflict at the Scene

Members of the Boston Police Department and Brigham and Women's Hospital personnel cross Francis Street away from the Harvard-affiliated hospital's Shapiro building, where Harvard Medical School Assistant Professor Michael J. Davidson was shot on Tuesday morning.

Outside Brigham and Women's Hospital
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Outside Brigham and Women's Hospital

Brigham and Women's hospital personnel cross Francis Street outside the Shapiro building where Harvard Medical School assistant professor Michael J. Davidson was shot Tuesday morning.

Conflict at the Scene
Crime

Med School Professor Dies After Brigham Shooting

Boston Police Commissioner William B. Evans said Tuesday that a doctor from the hospital was in life-threatening condition after being shot at least twice in the hospital’s Shapiro Building.

The Lightning Rod
Crime

As Dershowitz Takes Action To Refute Allegations, Lawyers Sue for Defamation

The lawyers—whom Harvard Law School professor emeritus Alan Dershowitz claims fabricated sexual misconduct allegations against him—accused Dershowitz of “initiat[ing] a massive public media assault on [their] reputation and character.”

The Lightning Rod
Crime

Dershowitz Denies Allegations of Sexual Relations with Minor

The accusations came in a Dec. 30, 2014, civil court filing in federal court in Florida, alleging that Dershowitz had sexual relations with a then-underaged woman that the court documents identify as “Jane Doe No. 3.” Dershowitz denies the claims and says he will take legal action to disprove them.

Eldo Kim
Crime

News Analysis: Could Eldo Kim Return to Harvard?

Kim’s lawyer, Allison D. Burroughs, wrote in an emailed statement last month that Kim hopes to return to Harvard, but he must face the Administrative Board to be readmitted.

Black Lives Matter Protester
Race

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Harvard Stadium
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Conflict at the Scene
Crime

Med School Professor Dies After Brigham Shooting

"Shut It Down"
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