CORRECTED: US Can't Apply Title IX Test To High Schools, Suit Says

Law360, New York (July 25, 2011, 6:05 PM EDT) -- A Title IX reform group sued the U.S. Department of Education in Washington on Thursday in an attempt to bar the agency from holding high schools that receive federal funding to a three-part test to determine compliance with the law.

The test should not be applied to high schools, and forcing them to use the test would violate the equal protection principles of the Fifth and 14th amendments, according to a complaint filed in Washington federal court by the American Sports Council, which was known as...
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AMERICAN SPORTS COUNCIL v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION et al


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1:11-cv-01347

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District Of Columbia

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Other Statutory Actions

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Ellen S. Huvelle

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July 20, 2011

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