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April 16, 2020

SACSCOC's Summary Judgment Win Against The Paine College Affirmed By The Eleventh Circuit


The Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the grant of summary judgment for the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (“SACSCOC”) in a lawsuit brought by The Paine College challenging SACSCOC’s removal of the College from its membership. SACSCOC is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the Southern states.