In the agreement at the Supreme Court there were cases facing Universidad Austral de Chile and former directors of the visual arts career of the study house, which were investigated internally after complaints of sexual abuse and discrimination made by students.
In the agreement with the author appointed for the writing of the verdict, it is legal litigation facing the teacher José Mauricio Contreras and Universidad Austral de Chile.
Since May this year, the Office of the Financial Supervisor of the House of Study investigated him after students criticized, among other things, that the teacher had an attitude sexual harassment and discrimination against them.
Academic defense, which arrived before he became director of the UACh Visual Arts School, appealed to the Supreme Court of the decision of the Valdivia Court of Appeals, which refused his request to cancel the suspension of his detention. costs as a teacher and that is another entity that investigates.
Contreras' lawyer, Jaime Gallardo, said he hoped that the highest court would accept the appeal filed, because of a violation of the process which would have been present in court. the research mentioned.
The Chancellor of the Universidad Austral de Chile indicated that he would not say it, because it was a the process that is under development.https://media.biobiochile.cl/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/galindo-caso.mp3
The end of this litigation will occur after the Supreme Court ruling, in which the highest court rejected the appeal of the study house, preventing him from dismissing a teacher who was subjected to serious sexual harassment sanctions to university officials.