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Blews sues CCCU for $2.2 million

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Blews filed the complaint in Superior Court in Washington, D.C. He said he tried to resolve the disagreement through biblical methods of mediation and dispute resolution, but the council refused to cooperate after an initial meeting in November. The CCCU on Thursday said it was “surprised and disappointed” to learn Blews filed a lawsuit, since it agreed to his proposed mediation date of March 18.

“A Christian mediation process is required by his presidential contract before the filing of a lawsuit, and it is in keeping with our shared faith commitment to litigate only after exhausting all other options,” the council’s statement said.

Listen to J.C. Derrick discuss the CCCU situation with Joseph Slife on The World and Everything in It:

Look for more WORLD coverage from this week’s CCCU conference in Los Angeles.

J.C. Derrick
J.C. Derrick

J.C. is a reporter in WORLD's Washington Bureau. He spent 10 years covering sports, higher education, and politics for the Longview News-Journal and other newspapers in Texas before joining WORLD in 2012. Follow J.C. on Twitter @jcderrick1.

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