March 2019 Archives

A federal district judge holds that the requirement that girls wear skirts and may not wear shorts or pants violates the U.S. Constitution's equal-protection clause.


The justices appeared divided about when judges should defer to a federal agency's interpretation of its own regulations, an issue that has come up in several education issues.


The court rules against an Oregon student whose journal said 22 fellow students "Must Die." The student, who had a rifle and ammunition at home, said he was merely venting his anger.


The state's highest court allowed some claims brought on behalf of relatives of victims of the 2012 mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School to proceed against the firearms industry.


A panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 8th Circuit ordered an injunction against a Minnesota athletic authority's rule barring boys from dance teams.


Idaho's highest court says teachers are not public figures and a former teacher need not prove that news outlets acted with malice in stories about sexual misconduct.


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