A court upheld frequent paddlings of a high school basketball player by his coaches over misbehavior, poor grades, and even, allegedly, for missed shots during basketball games.
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to review whether public schools and colleges may deny recognition to student religious groups that restrict their membership to core believers.
A federal appeals court has upheld a Texas school district's policy limiting when students may distribute written materials to their classmates.
The U.S. Supreme Court today waded into the complexities of the student-loan industry, hearing a case that raises concerns about borrowers doing an end run around federal law to discharge their student loan debt.
The U.S. Supreme Court today declined to hear the appeal of a public high school valedictorian whose diploma was withheld after she discussed her Christian faith at her commencement ceremony.
Just in time for the holiday season, a federal appeals court has upheld a New Jersey school district's restrictions on religious music at holiday performances in its schools.
A federal district judge has ruled for a West Virginina school district and its officials in a case in which a parent sought to exempt her daughter from mandatory school vaccinations.
The U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear appeals over the removal of a children's book about Cuba from school library shelves and a high school co-valedictorian's efforts to deliver a religious message at her graduation ceremony.
A federal appeals court today upheld a school district's policy of barring frivolous, repetitive, or harassing speech by speakers at its school board meetings.
The Supreme Court takes up the question of whether to extend its prohibition of the death penalty for juvenile offenders to those sentenced to life with no hope of getting out of prison.