Times Quotes George on Possibility Saudi Arabia Will Allow Women to Compete in 2012 Olympics

On March 20, Erika George, Professor of Law at the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law, was quoted in a New York Times article, “Saudi Arabia May Include Women on Its Olympic Team.”

 George commented on the difficulties women athletes may experience.

 “There are people who may think it’s inappropriate. But there’s precedent for this. It’s going to be hard to argue that a woman can be an Olympic champion but not be behind the wheel,”  she told The Times.

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