The Vermont Cynic

Basketball team crossed the line

September 8, 2016

Filed under Letter to the Editor, Opinion

Dear Editor,On Aug. 25, the Vermont women’s basketball team canceled its road game against University of North Carolina in December, citing North Carolina’s HB2 law, or the Charlotte bathroom bill, which defines discrimination as occurring on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, handicap or biological se...

LGBT law causes Cats to cancel game

Jack Estrin

September 3, 2016

Filed under Sports

Due to North Carolina’s controversial HB2 law, on Aug. 24, the UVM athletic department announced the cancellation of the women’s basketball team’s game in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The law “prevents transgender people from using government-run bathrooms based on their gender identity,” Athletic Director...

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