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Colleges Discriminated Against Female Coaches: Suit

Law360 (June 27, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The head coach of the Lock Haven University field hockey team has slapped the administrator of 14 state colleges in Pennsylvania with a sex discrimination lawsuit for allegedly paying female coaches less than male coaches.

In a proposed class action complaint filed Monday in the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania, field hockey coach Patricia Rudy alleged that the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Eduction provided its male coaches with better facilities, more scholarships, more recruitment funds, more assistant coaches and better automobile...
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