A federal appeals court has reinstated an educator's suit alleging wrongful and retaliatory arrest stemming from sexual abuse accusations by one of his students.


The justices take up a case in which a child's statements to his teacher were used to convict his alleged abuser without the child testifying in court.


A case about a retail job applicant's Muslim head scarf could have implications for school districts and students.


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.


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