ERIC Number: ED166281
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Women's Rights Project--Sports Packet.
American Civil Liberties Union, New York, NY. Women's Rights Project.
This document represents a model legal case for defending a girl who wants to play soccer on her high school's all male soccer team. Contained are descriptions of the parties involved, the statement of claim, the causes of action, the laws that action is taken under, and former court decisions that might have bearing on the case. Also included are descriptions of limits on an Equal Protection Suit, athletic regulations and their limitations, problems in private rights of action and class action, and State claims as they refer to Equal Rights Amendments. (EB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Civil Liberties Union, New York, NY. Women's Rights Project.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Equal Rights Amendment