January 2019 Archives

The American Enterprise Institute hosted a panel to reconsider the U.S. Supreme Court's 1973 decision that there is no fundamental constitutional right to education.

A student who has lived with his grandmother since 2014 is still homeless under federal law, and his district of origin must enroll him, a federal appeals court has ruled.

The justices declined to hear the appeal of a football coach dismissed for praying on the field, but four justices suggested a need for greater clarity on educator speech rights.

A federal appeals court rules that a vendor has no First Amendment right to participate in a school district's forum for the sale and rental of musical instruments.

In a ruling that highlighted ways the U.S. Census affects school funding, a judge rejected the U.S. commerce secretary's decision to add a citizenship question in 2020.

The justices declined to hear the appeal of the Ferguson-Florissant district over its at-large board elections, which lower courts invalidated as violating the Voting Rights Act.

The full U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, in San Francisco, refuses to rehear a panel's decision striking down a California district's policy on board prayers.

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