The 3rd Circuit federal appeals court rejects an injunction sought in a lawsuit by students who are uncomfortable sharing restrooms and locker rooms with transgender students.
In a case with implications for speakers at school board meetings, the justices revived a man's lawsuit claiming that his arrest was retaliation for his speech.
In a case implicating the use of schools as voting locations as well as free speech in education, the justices said Minnesota went too far.
The U.S. Supreme Court refused to take up a case involving efforts by Indiana to limit teacher-tenure rights, including in layoffs.
The justices ruled that a Colorado civil rights panel violated the religious rights of a baker who had refused to create a wedding cake for a same-sex couple.
The judge rules that Title IX and the equal-protection clause protect transgender students from discrimination and that the lawsuit by Grimm may proceed.
Sixty-four years since the U.S. Supreme Court struck down the principle of "separate but equal" education, public schools in many communities remain highly segregated and schools where students of color are the majority usually lag behind those with majority white student bodies on things like access to rigorous courses and school-based librarians.
The case was being watched by those concerned with the integrity of college sports and those who view sports betting as a danger to youths.
The state's highest court held that the perpetrator who killed two students and injured 26 met the standard for a life without parole sentence.
In a case being watched in education, the U.S. Supreme Court weighs President Donald Trump's directive limiting U.S. entry for residents from certain predominantly Muslim countries.