Media Releases

University of Toronto statement

July 8, 2013

TORONTO, ON – The University of Toronto learned this morning that Professor Benjamin Levin has been arrested and charged with very serious offences. Professor Levin is a tenured faculty member in the Department of Leadership, Higher and Adult Education at the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (OISE).

The University takes these charges seriously and is cooperating fully with the police investigation in this matter. Until more information becomes available through the criminal process, the University can have no further comment.

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