Former Ariz. chief justice clears ASU after professor alleged wrongdoing in economics courses

June 3, 2019 |

A former chief justice of the Arizona Supreme Court who investigated allegations of impropriety in the school’s economics department has found that Arizona State University officials committed no ethical breaches.

In the report released Tuesday, former Chief Justice Ruth McGregor wrote that she found “no evidence” to support the claim from a former economics professor that ASU agreed to use products from textbook developer Cengage in exchange for a large grant from the company.

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