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The state's high court on Thursday upheld Act 10, which sharply curtails the collective-bargaining rights of teachers' unions and most other public-employee labor groups.


A teacher's blog containing disparaging descriptions of her students such as "jerk" and "dunderhead" was not protected free speech, a federal district judge ruled.


A Connecticut teacher whose hours and pay were cut in half was not entitled to notice and a hearing, a federal appeals court has ruled.


A federal appeals court has ruled against a Washington teacher who contends he was dismissed in retaliation for blowing the whistle on alleged test tampering.


The divided ruling sets the stage for the closely watched affirmative action case to return to the U.S. Supreme Court.


The court threw out the conviction of a high school student who had posted photographs on Facebook with vulgar descriptions of his classmates.


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