Boulahanis v. Board
CIR challenges gender discrimination in college athletics
198 F.3d 633 (7th Cir. 1999), cert. denied, 120
S. Ct. 2762 (2000).
Action: Appealed appellate court decision upholding elimination
of Illinois State men's athletic teams to achieve identical rates of participation
and spending on men's and women's teams, regardless of interest levels.
CIR's Brief to the 7th Circuit (May 21, 1999)
District Court Decision (February 23, 1999)
Jeremy Rabkin. "Gender Benders -- Feminists Beat Up on Male Wrestlers and Other Jocks." American Spectator, April 1999, pp. 58-59.
Last revised: 04-Dec-2007