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FILE - In this Nov. 16, 2016 file photo, Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr., poses during an interview in his offices at the school in Lynchburg, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
(AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
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October 29, 2020 - 11:59 am
Jerry Falwell Jr. has sued Liberty University.
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FILE -This Wednesday Nov. 28, 2018 file photo shows Rev. Jerry Falwell Jr., right, and his wife, Becki during after a town hall at a convocation at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va.
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
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August 25, 2020 - 1:50 pm
Falwell says he's resigned from Liberty University
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FILE -This Wednesday Nov. 28, 2018 file photo shows Rev. Jerry Falwell Jr., right, and his wife, Becky during after a town hall at a convocation at Liberty University in Lynchburg, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
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August 24, 2020 - 12:26 pm
Jerry Falwell Jr has released a statement saying that he is seeking help for the “emotional toll” from an affair his wife had with a man who he says later threatened his family.
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FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2018, file photo, Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. speaks before a convocation at the university in Lynchburg, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
(AP Photo/Steve Helber, File)
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August 11, 2020 - 9:23 am
Liberty University announced Monday that its board had chosen an interim president to lead the school.
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FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2020, file photo, Liberty wide receiver Antonio Gandy-Golden runs a drill at the NFL football scouting combine in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
(AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall, File)
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May 20, 2020 - 2:05 pm
ashington Redskins rookie receiver Antonio Gandy-Golden says he tested positive for the new coronavirus in March and has fully recovered.
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This Tuesday March 24, 2020 file photo shows s sign that marks an entrance to Liberty University as students were welcomed back to the campus during the coronavirus outbreak in Lynchburg, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber,File)
(AP Photo/Steve Helber,File)
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April 14, 2020 - 4:51 pm
Liberty University Sued for not Refunding Student Fees
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Liberty University's football stadium is empty as students were welcomed back to the university's campus, Tuesday March 24 , 2020, in Lynchburg, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)
(AP Photo/Steve Helber)
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March 25, 2020 - 9:24 am
By SARAH RANKIN Associated Press RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Officials in Lynchburg, Virginia, said Tuesday they were fielding complaints about the hundreds of students who have returned from spring break to Liberty University, where President Jerry Falwell Jr. welcomed them back amid the new coronavirus...
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September 13, 2019 - 3:28 pm
By BEN FINLEY Associated Press Students at Liberty University in Virginia gathered Friday to protest in the wake of news reports containing allegations that school president Jerry Falwell Jr. improperly benefited from the institution and disparaged students in emails. Students jointed together at...
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May 20, 2018 - 9:18 am
LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter took a gentle poke at President Donald Trump at the start of a commencement address to graduates of Liberty University in Virginia. Taking the podium Saturday to a standing ovation a year after Trump spoke to Liberty graduates, Carter took note of...
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