University to pay $500,000 to Catholic student group following court decision
September 20, 2011
In the wake of an appellate court decision that ordered the University of Wisconsin not to discriminate against a Catholic student organization in funding student activities, the university will pay the Badger Catholic $496,500 for legal fees. The Supreme Court let stand the appellate court’s decision in March.
- On Campus: UW-Madison will pay $500,000 in legal fees to Badger Catholic (Wisconsin State Journal)
- UW to pay Catholic group (Daily Cardinal)
- Supreme Court hands victory to Catholic student organization (CWN, 3/8)