Baylor regents reject call for additional investigation into scandal

All voting members of Baylor’s board of regents agreed on the thoroughness and fairness of Pepper Hamilton LLP’s nine-month investigation, according to a Monday university release.

A special committee of regents, appointed in October, reviewed “methodology, scope of work and findings” of the investigation.

“After receiving the committee’s review and analysis, the Board found no facts to support concerns raised and concluded that the Pepper Hamilton investigation was comprehensive, unbiased and professional,” the statement said. “The Board voted unanimously against engaging another firm to review the investigation.”

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