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Boy banned from high school dance competition in Minnesota

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MINNEAPOLIS - Attorneys for a Wisconsin boy who wants to compete with his high school dance team have filed a federal civil rights complaint after the Minnesota State High School League barred him from championship competition.
The Star Tribune says the Pacific Legal Foundation filed the complaint Tuesday with the Office for Civil Rights in the U.S. Department of Education. It argues that Minnesota's policy is discriminatory and violates Title IX, which bars sex discrimination in education programs that receive federal funds.
Fifteen-year-old Kaiden Johnson attends Superior High School in...
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Boy Barred From Dancing Files Complaint Against MSHSL

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MINNEAPOLIS - Attorneys for a Wisconsin boy who wants to compete with his high school dance team has filed a complaint with federal civil rights officials after the Minnesota State High School League barred him from championship competition.
The Star Tribune says the Pacific Legal Foundation filed the complaint Tuesday with the Office for Civil Rights in the U.S. Department of Education arguing Minnesota's policy is discriminatory and violates Title IX which bars sex discrimination in any education program that receives federal funds.
Fifteen-year-old Kaiden Johnson attends Superior High...
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