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Title IX discrimination law covers medical residents - 3rd Circuit
March 8, 2017 / 11:57 PM / 9 months ago

Title IX discrimination law covers medical residents - 3rd Circuit

A U.S. appeals court ruled on Tuesday that a federal law prohibiting discrimination in education based on gender covers medical residency programs.

It was the first-of-its-kind ruling in the 3rd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, which held that a former female resident at Mercy Catholic Medical Center in Philadelphia could proceed with a lawsuit under Title IX of the U.S. Education Amendments Act.

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