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Case Western student sues school, wants refund for losing in-person classes

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Posted at 5:20 PM, Oct 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-14 17:20:28-04

CLEVELAND — A Case Western Reserve University student is suing the school and says they owe him a refund for last semester, a term that went from in-person classes to online due to coronavirus.

Daniel Lozada filed a lawsuit on behalf of himself and 'others in a similar situation' in court on Tuesday.

The lawsuit states the school charged him $26,000 in tuition and fees for the spring semester and alleges he missed out on the benefits of in-person classes.

According to the lawsuit, the university charges mandatory fees but the school stopped providing any service those fees could be used towards on March 10.

Since the suit is a class-action, other students are able to join it.

The university released the following statement:

"Case Western Reserve is reviewing the complaint and has no comment at this time."

To view the lawsuit, click here.

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