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March 26, 2013
Columbia professor sues his university, claiming they didn't use restricted gift for journalism school as its donor intended.
"A Columbia University journalism professor filed suit against the New York institution Tuesday, claiming it inappropriately spent $4.5-million in funds related to a Knight Foundation endowment, reports The New York Times. Sylvia Nasar, a former Times reporter, said the university’s Graduate School of Journalism violated the terms of a $1.5-million Knight grant to support business reporting."