October 2014 Archives

The state high court threw out a high school student's admission about drinking because he received no warning of his right to remain silent.


The 9th Circuit federal appeals court rules against officers in the handcuffing of an 11-year-old who was unresponsive to a school official at recess.


A state appeals court says parents of a 7th grader who created a fake Facebook account mocking a classmate are potentially liable for negligence.


The book says U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor circulated a fiery dissent after a majority planned to rule against a race-conscious admissions plan in 2012.


The justices ask the Obama administration if the high court should take up a case involving federal special education law and costs.


Although the high court justices have not heard a case involving school districts or school officials in five years, there are other cases worth watching.


The justices granted review of a case involving statements by children to teachers and others required by law to report suspected child abuse.


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