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Criticism following Republican presidential candidate George W.
Bush's visit to Bob Jones University has led the school to drop its controversial ban on interracial dating."As of today, we've dropped the rule," Bob Jones III said on CNN's Larry King Live Friday night.
Jones is the great-grandson of the school founder, Bob Jones.
He took over for his father, also named Bob Jones, in 2005.
The University and Bob Jones III did, in fact, attempt to back up their interracial dating/marriage Rules with Scripture.Still receiving questions on race Bob Jones University President Stephen Jones decided to issue the apology because the school still receives questions about its views on race.The leader of the South Carolina National Association for the Advancement of Colored People said the civil rights group welcomed the statement.Jonathan Pait, BJU's current public relations guru, knows the truth.He wrote at least one 1998 letter to an applicant in an interracial marriage explaining how the applicant's wife could not be a student.