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Equal Employment Opportunity

Civil Rights Attorney's Fees Awards Act of 1976

42 U.S.C. § 1988

For actions brought to enforce Title IX, Title VI, and Title VII, as well as for actions brought for Internal Revenue Code violations, the court may award the prevailing party reasonable attorney's fees.



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