UNK Seeks Lawsuit Dismissal


The University of Nebraska at Kearney is asking a judge to dismiss a lawsuit accusingadministrators of illegally denying a student's request.

The student says she wasn't allowed to keep a dog as atherapy animal in her university apartment.

The justice department is suing the university for allegedlyviolating the U.S. Fair Housing Act.

The lawsuit was filed after administrators refused thestudent's request to keep a 4 pound dog to cope with depression and anxiety.