Tag: United States Department of Justice

Christian Advocacy Group Sent Letter to High School Asking to Reverse Transgender Policy

Monday, November 16, 2015

The National School Boards Association (NSBA) has recently published a “Legal Clips” post discussing how the Christian advocacy group the Alliance Defending Freedom sent a letter to the Le Roy High School asking school officials to discontinue adhering to Title IX, the federal law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in any federally funded education program or activity. Read More

Justice Department Issues “ADA Update: A Primer for State and Local Governments”

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has recently issued an update that provides general guidance to assist State and local governments in understanding and complying with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Read More

U.S. Department of Education and Justice Release Guidance on School Discipline

Thursday, January 9, 2014

On January 8, the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice released a “Dear Colleague Letter” that explains schools’ obligations under federal law to administer student discipline without discriminating on the basis of race, color, or national origin. Read More