The law's section requiring school districts in nine states and parts of others to get federal approval for changes in voting is under constitutional attack.
February 2013 Archives
A U.S. Supreme Court justice asks whether a state's practice of DNA sampling of criminal suspects might lead to its use in schools.
The 3rd Circuit heard arguments about whether school districts may bar students from wearing the popular "I ♥ Boobies" wristbands promoting breast-cancer awareness.
In a ruling with potential implications for police searches in schools, the U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected broad certification requirements for drug-sniffing dogs.
A court has upheld the dismissal of a lawsuit seeking to hold an Ohio school district liable for a teacher's sexual abuse of a student.
The U.S. Department of Education's recent guidance on the inclusion of students with disabilities in extracurricular athletics continues to generate debate.
A federal appeals court has rejected the lawsuit of a 64-year-old parochial school teacher who claims she was a victim of age discrimination when she was replaced with a teacher in her 20s.