Alabama Live published 2 articles concerning a civil lawsuit involving the University of Alabama’s former cheerleading coach, Debbie Greenwell. Greenwell filed a civil lawsuit against University of Alabama Athletic Director Mal Moore, Executive Athletic Director Dave Hart, President Robert Witt and the university’s trustees. The first, Former Alabama Cheerleading Coach Sues School Officials, Claims Gender Discrimination, states:
Greenwell is asking the court for her job back, for back and forward pay with interest and for a declaration that Alabama violated Title IX, the federal law that bans gender discrimination in schools.
The second, Ex-Alabama Cheerleading Coach on Her Lawsuit: ‘I Want to Clear My Name’, says:
Why did Greenwell follow through with the suit?
“I want to clear my name,” she said. “If nothing else, I want people to hear my side of the story.”