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Sex Discrimination / Regulations #37945

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 03, 1975
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(Studio) Ford administration sends to Congress sweeping new regulations banning sex discrimination in nation's schools and colleges. Regulations ban separate physical education classes for boys and girls.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Chevy Chase, MD) New rules do call for separate teams in contact sports. Rules to take effect in 1 year at elem. level and 3 years at high school and college levels. [Principal, Jack RAMSEY - thinks rules to cause more natural environmental at school.] [STUDENTS - react to new rules.] Department of Health, Education and Welfare rejected proposed change dealing with big-time college athletics; some women's groups requested equal amts. be spent on men's and women's sports.
REPORTER: Roger Peterson

Reporter(s):
Peterson, Roger;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:02:10

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