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The Biden administration on Thursday proposed sweeping changes to Title IX—increasing protections for LGBTQ students and victims of sexual misconduct—and repealing Trump-era sanctions that advocates say marks the 50th anniversary of the historic legislature’s sexual misconduct protect the criminals.

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a dramatic reversal of a series of proposed changes 2020 Mandate Created under former Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, it required the trial of sexual misconduct cases, including the cross-examination of the accuser.

offer Also expands Title IX prohibition on gender-based discrimination to include discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, who have been an LGBTQ advocate demanding For the months leading up to the anniversary of the law.