Siblings May Recover Damages for School’s Failure to Provide FAPE

In a unanimous decision, the Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held that parents of two siblings with autism may seek monetary damages for the school’s failure to provide Continue Reading →

Law – Damages? Deliberate Indifference? Lawsuit Against Hawai’i DOE Goes to the Jury

(Archived from 10/09/08) After a 4 1/2-week jury trial, the first damages case against the Hawai’i DOE went to the jury 24 hours ago. Three more cases alleging deliberate indifference Continue Reading →