(CNN)Players from the United States women's national soccer team filed an appeal Friday to overturn a 2020 decision against their equal pay lawsuit, saying last year's decision "defies reality."
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The U.S. women's national soccer team has been fighting for months to receive the same rate of pay as their male counterparts. On Friday, a judge dismissed the claim for equal pay, but said that ...
The federal court dismissed the pay claims on summary judgment, ruling that the women were not, in fact, paid less than the men per game played. Recently the players appealed the federal court's ...
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The US Women's National Team's equal pay fight with the US Soccer Federation is heating up anew. On September 10, the Federation announced that it had offered its men's and women's national teams "identical contract proposals."
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The prize fund for the 2019 Women's World Cup was $30m (£23.4m), with winners the United States receiving $4m (£3.1m).
The U.S. women's soccer team has been demanding "equal pay" for years. Earlier this week, the U.S. Soccer Federation offered the men's and women's teams identical (as in equal) contracts.
According to CBS Sports, the women's team sought $66 million under the Equal Pay Act and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.