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BuzzFeed: California’s Attempt to Reject Betsy DeVos’s Campus Rape Policies Just Failed

October 17, 2017 | by

BuzzFeed News covered Governor Brown’s veto of Senate Bill 169, sponsored by ERA.

Advocacy group Equal Rights Advocates also expressed disappointment, but pledged to work with Brown’s office to strengthen state laws to protect students involved in sexual assault cases.

“The veto of SB 169 will not deter Equal Rights Advocates from rigorously defending Title IX and analogous state laws when it comes to protecting students,” Noreen Farrell, executive director of Equal Rights Advocates, told BuzzFeed News.

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