Education Law

Law Professors

Suits by law profs claim they were fired for opposing law school’s sale to InfiLaw

U.S. Supreme Court

Cert grant sends university affirmative action case back to the Supreme Court

Health Law

California lawmakers OK bill requiring parents to vaccinate their children

Trials & Litigation

Settlement saves Sweet Briar; lawyer to be at college helm, along with new board members

Legal Education

ABA task force on law school financing calls for reforms

Education Law

Transgender teen files equal-protection suit over school’s restroom policy

Law Schools

Law school applications continue to fall

Law Schools

Indiana Tech Law School denied provisional accreditation

First Amendment

Superintendent drops charges for cheering at graduation; ACLU sees First Amendment violation

Legal Education

Proposal to allow academic credit for paid externships moves forward in ABA

Judiciary

Kansas governor signs law cutting off court funding if courts strike down 2014 law

Constitutional Law

Calif. school district and student reach agreement allowing him to wear eagle feather at graduation

U.S. Supreme Court

Law school applicant who wanted his 1970s GPA adjusted for grade inflation won’t get SCOTUS hearing

Education Law

ADA suit says school district fails children living with violence, loss and poverty

Question of the Week

Should school standardized testing be required by law?

Media & Communications Law

UVa official sues Rolling Stone, says she was ‘chief villain’ in retracted rape article

Legal Education

ABA committee wants to end use of alternative law school admission tests

Careers

Good news for new lawyers: Fewer grads mean better job prospects, report shows

Education Law

Masked gunman in surprise ‘active shooter’ school drill traumatized teacher, federal lawsuit says

Privacy Law

8th grader charged with cybercrime says he only intended to annoy his teacher