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Huntsville college lawyer says directors erred by not notifying press of sexual-harassment hearings

Huntsville school attorney says administrators erred by not notifying press of sexual-harassment hearings

The Huntsville school district was wrong when it failed to inform news organizations of a school committee meeting in May that resulted in the expulsion of two students for sexual harassment, the district attorney said on a file with the Madison County Circuit Court. Since the meeting was a disciplinary matter, “the defendants erred in … Read more

Orangeburg mother fights COVID limits; attorneys: Enable masks mandates, extra on-line faculty | Native

Orangeburg mom fights COVID limits; attorneys: Allow mask mandates, more online school | Local

The request asks the court to temporarily suspend enforcement of the budget reservations. The attorneys claim that “the rise in variants of the strains of COVID-19, along with low vaccination rates, has caused infection rates to rise rapidly in South Carolina”. They note that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention state “that even vaccinated … Read more

Legal professional for Wildwood Faculty dad and mom alleges that youngster abuse complaints have been swept beneath the rug for years

Attorney for Wildwood School parents alleges that child abuse complaints have been swept under the rug for years

WILMINGTON – While several state agencies are investigating allegations of child abuse at the Wildwood Early Education Center, an attorney representing the parents of five disabled children told The Sun that complaints about the teacher in question had been ignored by school officials for over a decade. “Whatever the reason, this teacher, who has been … Read more

Cumberland Faculty of legislation alumnus appointed as Tuscaloosa Metropolis Lawyer

Cumberland School of law alumnus appointed as Tuscaloosa City Attorney

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (WIAT) – Mayor Walt Maddox has appointed Scott Holmes to succeed Glenda Webb as Tuscaloosa City Attorney. “I am honored and excited to have Scott lead our attorney’s office,” Maddox said in a press release. Holmes began his career in Tuscaloosa when he accepted a position with the Tuscaloosa District Attorney in 2007. … Read more

Attorneys argue over Pritzker’s COVID-19 restrictions on highschool sports activities | Illinois

Attorneys argue over Pritzker’s COVID-19 restrictions on high school sports | Illinois

(The Center Square) – A Sangamon County judge has come under advice in a legal challenge to Governor JB Pritzker’s COVID-19 orders that affect college sports. Lawyer Laura Grochocki represents the mother of Trevor Till, an 18-year-old who committed suicide in October. She filed a lawsuit against the governor over his COVID-19 bans, which prevented … Read more

Nessel joins group of 40 attorneys basic urging congress to help invoice stopping college violence

Nessel joins group of 40 attorneys general urging congress to support bill preventing school violence

NTAC began studying targeted violence in schools in 1999 after the shooting at Columbine High School. LANSING, Michigan – Michigan attorney general Dana Nessel has joined a non-partisan group of 40 attorneys general in calling on Congress to pass the EAGLES bill, a national program to prevent targeted violence in schools. The legislation is named … Read more

Lompoc Faculty Board President’s Request to Rent Lawyer for Unspecified Providers Raises Concern | Faculty Zone

Lompoc School Board President’s Request to Hire Attorney for Unspecified Services Raises Concern | School Zone

The urge by the Lompoc Unified School District board chairman to hire an attorney for unspecified legal services sparked strong resistance from administrators to the unusual proposal. Bill Heath The agenda for the LUSD board meeting earlier this month included “Approving the Agreement to Provide Specialized Legal Services” and was proposed by Board Chairman Bill … Read more

Donor provides $40 million to NAACP to ship 50 civil rights attorneys by way of legislation college

Donor gives $40 million to NAACP to send 50 civil rights attorneys through law school

The NAACP Legal Defense Fund (LDF) announced Monday the launch of the Marshall-Motley Scholars Program, designed to provide innovative education and training opportunities for new civil rights attorneys in the south. The mission of the LDF is to “achieve racial justice, equality and an inclusive society”. The organization is committed to protecting voting rights, ensuring … Read more

Sarasota County College Board changing lawyer Artwork Hardy, who’s retiring

Sarasota County School Board's attorney Art Hardy is stepping down from his position since the 1990s, and the board hopes to appoint his successor in the coming weeks.

When Sarasota County’s School Board attorney Art Hardy began doing legal work for the school board in the early 1990s, the superintendent’s office had two large metal trash cans. “One was for trash, one was for catching water that came through the roof,” Hardy said. In the 30 years since then, more has changed than … Read more