Family of slain UA professor ‘disgusted’ by school’s response to safety probe

The family of a murdered University of Arizona professor says they want schools to take a recent faculty report scrutinizing campus safety protocols put into place before last fall’s killings seriously. The first line of a statement from the Cotter family, Tom Meixner’s step-parents, obtained by the Arizona Daily, read, “We are deeply appreciative of […]

Warnings ignored before U of Ariz. professor killed

Professor Thomas Meixner’s dying words were, “I knew you were going to do this!”, according to a University of Arizona professor’s report on his murder. The report argues that many at the university should have known that expelled graduate student Murad Dervish was a dangerous person. Long before he allegedly shot Meixner, chairman of the […]