Plagiarism charge not substantiated
The university created a website with the following interesting text:
Consistent with our institutional responsibility as well as Federal regulation this web page will set the record straight regarding the background, the allegations, and the University’s investigation and findings.
The Federal regulation link is to 42 CFR 93:
PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE POLICIES ON RESEARCH MISCONDUCT
(k) All reasonable and practical efforts, if requested and as appropriate, to protect or restore the reputation of persons alleged to have engaged in research misconduct but against whom no finding of research misconduct is made;