‘Male-dominated’ NJ golf course with complaint against AG

By Joyce Hanson (April 28, 2022, 8:09 p.m. EDT) – A 108-year-old New Jersey golf club that has catered exclusively to men for most of its history is now facing a state complaint saying the “male-dominated club” broke the law by banning women from membership and preventing them from using its famous golf course.

The Pine Valley Golf Club, located in Camden County near Philadelphia, violated New Jersey’s discrimination law not only by refusing to allow women to become members, but also by preventing them from working there and owning or to lease property on club grounds, acting attorney General Matthew J. Platkin and the Civil Rights Division…

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