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Dear Colleague Letter

OCR Issues Dear Colleague Letter on Ethnic Discrimination in Schools

The letter provides information on the legal analyses that OCR uses to determine whether discrimination exists, and examples…

Press Releases May 10
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U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights Announces Resolution of Sexual Harassment Compliance Review of Redlands Unified School District in California

U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights Announces Resolution of Sexual Harassment Compliance Review of Redlands Unified School District in California

OCR determined that Redlands USD had no system in place to monitor whether schools’ responses complied with Title…

Press Releases May 1
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Revised Title IX Regulations

Revised Title IX Regulations Are Finally Here: What Has Changed and What to Do Next

Three legal experts explain two major Title IX revisions and the steps schools must take to meet the…

Insights April 26
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How Will New Title IX Regulations Impact Sports

How Will the New Title IX Regulations Impact Sports?

In part, the new Title IX regulations will prevent schools from suspending athletes accused of sexual misconduct while…

News April 22
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DOJ to Pay Larry Nassar Assault Victims $100 Million, sexual abuse, Michigan State University, U.S.A. Gymnastics, U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Department of Education, Clery Act, Title IX

DOJ to Pay Larry Nassar Assault Victims $100 Million

If finalized, the total amount of liability payouts to Larry Nassar’s sexual abuse victims will be nearly $1…

News April 18
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The letter reminds schools of their legal obligation under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 (Title VI) and its implementing regulations to provide all students with a school environment free from discrimination based on race, color, or national origin, including shared ancestry or ethnic characteristics. Islamophobia

U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights Reminds Schools of Their Legal Obligation to Address Discrimination Against Muslim, Arab, Sikh, South Asian, Hindu, and Palestinian Students

The letter reminds schools of their legal obligation under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964…

Press Releases March 27
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The district’s responses to repeated harassment of Black, Asian, and Jewish students and to harassment based on sex did not meet the district’s federal civil rights obligations. Park City School District, Title VI

U.S. Department of Education’s Office for Civil Rights Announces Resolution Addressing Responses to Harassment Based on Race, Sex, and Disability and to Antisemitic Harassment in Park City School District in Utah

The district’s responses to repeated harassment of Black, Asian, and Jewish students and to harassment based on sex…

Press Releases March 26
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Liberty University to Pay Record $14 Million Fine for Violating Clery Act

The U.S. Department of Education’s 102-page letter listed numerous ways the university violated the Clery Act and harmed…

News March 5
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Clery Act Geography: Definitions and Example Maps

Here's a comprehensive Clery Act geography explainer featuring definitions and Clery example maps.

News February 23
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