A full federal appeals court will rehear a case in which a panel ruled that a student's violent rap song critical of two coaches at his school was protected speech.


An Ohio teacher who suffers from "pedophobia" alleged disability-discrimination after her school district did not keep her at a high school.


A state judge turned away a challenge under New Jersey's constitution from a humanist family who objected to the words "under God" in the Pledge.


A federal appeals court in Philadelphia revives a lawsuit alleging that a Pennsylvania high school history teacher, among other things, showed nude pictures of murder victims.


The justices took up a case about lawsuits over racially discriminatory effects in housing, which has implications for education in two distinct ways.


The justices will decide whether states must recognize same-sex unions, a contentious issue that has had implications for schools, students, and families.


A federal appeals court ruled in the case of a Texas high school student killed while assigned to work at a teacher's farm.


The court says that it is well-settled that requiring vaccinations to attend school is within the "police power" of the states.


A federal appeals court upheld the bribery conviction of a board member who had demanded money from a candidate for district superintendent.


The court ruled that a high school student's rap song using vulgar and violent lyrics to criticize two male coaches at his school, is protected the First Amendment.


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