Re: Toni N on Jonesboro

Mary Jo Powell (
Tue, 31 Mar 1998 16:45:55 -0500

>Title IX forbids segregating the sexes for any activity other than what
>is known as bona fide reasons--bathrooms, contact sports, and such. Fire
>drills are not a bona fide exception; and thus the Jonesboro school made
>it possible to target a gender-segregated activity. Linda

But the reason they were gender-segregated was because they were coming out
of gym class, which could have included contact sports.

mary jo powell
Austin TX

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