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Former Pharmacy dean accused of assault still on payroll

Criminal charges against former University of Arizona Dean of Pharmacy, Jessie Lyle Bootman, were dropped Oct. 4. According to the released indictment, Bootman faced potential charges of sexual assault, sexual abuse and aggravated assault. Bootman remains on University of Arizona paid leave after being removed from his position as dean. He has been banned from campus. Read more