Over three years after former Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston was alleged to have sexually assaulted Florida State student Erica Kinsman, she and FSU have settled on her Title IX lawsuit.
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Kinsman released a brief statement about the settlement.
“I will always be disappointed that I had to leave the school I dreamed of attending since I was little,” Kinsman said in a statement. “I am happy that FSU has committed to continue making changes in order to ensure a safer environment for all students.”
Florida State did not admit to liability in the settlement.
“We have an obligation to our students, their parents and Florida taxpayers to deal with this case, as we do all litigation, in a financially responsible manner,” Thrasher said in a statement. “With all the economic demands we face, at some point it doesn’t make sense to continue even though we are convinced we would have prevailed.”
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