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Court Again Rules That Cheerleading Is Not a Sport – Connecticut Law Tribune


In his latest ruling Monday, Underhill said that the additions of the cheer team, now called “acrobatics and tumbling,” and a women’s rugby team do not give the university’s female students competitive opportunities equal to those offered to male students and …
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Federal Appeals Court Rules Cheerleading is Not a Sport – EverythingLubbock.com

According to a federal appeals court, competitive cheerleading is not a sport. The decision was made after a volleyball coach from Quinnipiac University sued the school for eliminating that team in order to add cheerleading, allowing the school to satisfy Title …
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Federal court rules once and for all that cheerleading is not a real sport – Yahoo! Canada Shine (blog)

As reported by the Associated Press, the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, based in Hartford, ruled that Quinnipiac University’s attempt to classify the school’s cheerleading squad as a varsity team sport was not valid, because as of 2010 cheerleading did not …
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