Section 6

Potential crimes:

  • Assault
  • Harassment
  • Harassment by Communication
  • Possession/Distribution of Child Pornography
  • Sexual Assault
  • Stalking

Civil issues:

  • Civil Redress (victims of ethnic intimidation)
  • Defamation
  • Discrimination
  • Harassment/Sexual Harassment
  • Libel
  • Slander

Bullying on the basis of race, color, and national origin is prohibited by Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964; sex discrimination is prohibited by Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972; discrimination on the basis of disability is prohibited by Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973; and age discrimination is prohibited by the Age Discrimination Act of 1975.