Education Law

Entertainment & Sports Law

Suit by former UNC athletes claims substandard classes amounted to breach of contract

Legislation & Lobbying

Virginia bill would require court hearing before sex offenders can visit schools

Evidence

Judge says top Penn State lawyer didn’t represent ex-officials, clearing way for obstruction trial

Law Students

10th Circuit tosses law student’s suit over expulsion procedure

Law Professors

Indiana University law professor William Henderson named ‘most influential’ person in legal ed

Trials & Litigation

Man banned from school board meetings wins $147K settlement

Features

1925-1934: On Trial: Science v. religion

Education Law

Harvard Law School resolves probe of sex-assault policies, loosens standard of proof

Judiciary

Washington state lawmakers won’t hear state of the judiciary speech; was ruling the reason?

First Amendment

High school lifts ban on ‘I can’t breathe’ T-shirts at basketball tournament after threatened suit

Civil Rights

Chicago school principal targeted pregnant teachers for firing, Justice Department suit alleges

Education Law

Sued by dad over his 13-year-old daughter’s suicide after bullying, school denies responsibility

Trials & Litigation

Families of 9 school-shooting victims sue maker, seller of Bushmaster rifle used in Newtown massacre

Education Law

Rolling Stone backs away from UVa gang-rape story that resulted in fraternity sanctions

Education Law

O’Melveny tapped to lead probe of University of Virginia’s handling of sex-assault reports

Criminal Justice

Civil-liberties experts teach students at NY high school what to do if stopped by cops

Education Law

Lawyer taken off 14 cases after furor over trial claim that teen consented to sex with teacher

Trials & Litigation

Law students sue Harvard over its fossil fuel investments

Criminal Justice

Feds freeze 1,000 student accounts at Florida college, charge 21 in $1.9M tax-refund scheme

Evidence

School district wins civil case after arguing that girl, 14, could consent to sex with teacher