Fired Ohio State director won't return

Updated: August 16, 2014, 1:47 PM ET
Associated Press

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Ohio State trustees have decided against reinstating the university's marching band director, who was fired after an investigation showed he knew about, but failed to stop, a sexualized band culture.

Board chairman Jeffrey Wadsworth wrote Friday to Jonathan Waters' attorney, saying the board "stands firmly'' behind the findings of a university investigation and president Michael Drake's decision to oust him.

Waters, who had led the band since 2012, had written ...

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