In a fight between two companies, the U.S. Supreme Court considered the copyright status of design elements of cheerleader outfits and the cost implications for schools and families.
The justices have tough questions for both sides about whether a family must exhaust administrative remedies before suing for damages over the denial of a service dog at school.
The justices granted the appeal of a Virginia school district on whether schools must allow transgender students to use the restrooms corresponding to their gender identity.
A federal district judge in Texas clarifies his nationwide injunction against the Obama administration's guidance, while a federal magistrate in Illinois backs transgender students.
Greenberg, who was in his 20s when he helped argue cases that reached the U.S. Supreme Court under the umbrella of Brown v. Board, was the last living lawyer involved in the case.
The justices declined cases involving a school's removal of banners by a business sponsor and a battle over college athletic eligibility rules.
The U.S. Supreme Court took up an appeal about disparaging names, part of a debate that includes American Indian names and mascots at high schools.
The justices will consider the level of education benefit a child must receive for a district to have complied with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act.
A federal appeals court ruled that a teacher who allowed a stranger to take a student, who was then sexually assaulted, is not entitled to immunity.
The court holds that a 7th-grader's sexual harrassment of two younger students in a park adjacent to their school was not protected off-campus speech.