Maine Supreme Court affirmed trial court’s ruling that the school did not breach its contract.
Stefan GOMES and Paris Minor v. UNIVERSITY OF MAINE SYSTEM, Case No. CIV.03–123–B–W
Former University of Maine Football Players Paris Minor and Stefan Gomes, who were suspended from UMaine for their involvement in an alleged off-campus sexual assault against a fellow student. They filed a second lawsuit against the University at U.S District Court in Bangor. The complaint alledged that UMaine’s Conduct Code Committee denied Gomes and Minor due process and conducted its investigation, hearing and appeal in bad faith while finding them responsible for violations of the UMaine Student Conduct Code.