Officials said there were no fatalities at the incident in New Haven, Connecticut.
Timothy D. Snyder, a Yale University professor, called out Florida Republicans' attempts at "getting people all rallied up about authors."
The federal lawsuit seeks no monetary damages. but demands changes to Yale’s withdrawal policies.
“It does not advance the best ideals of legal education or the profession we serve," Harvard Law School's dean wrote.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is charging nearly 50 people for participating in a nationwide bribery ring that U.S. attorney Andrew Lelling called the “largest college admission scam ever prosecuted by the Department of Justice.”
The San Francisco police crime lab's use of a sexual assault victim’s DNA against her in an unrelated case is being criticized by law enforcement, legal experts, lawmakers and advocates.
"Our government is still under attack," warned Joanne Freeman in an op-ed for The Washington Post. "The offensive is quieter now but no less menacing."
The lawsuit was filed in October under the Trump administration.
The investigation is the Trump administration's latest action aimed at getting universities to stop factoring in race during the admissions process.