Barrington School Committee v. Student - A court case that The ACLU of Rhode Island is currently involved in.

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Barrington School Committee v. Student (2019)

Category: Active Case    Due Process    Free Speech    Right to Petition & Protest    Students' Rights    Youth Rights    

About this Case:
This is a lawsuit brought by the Barrington School Committee against the Council on Elementary and Secondary Education (CESE) and a middle school student who successfully challenged his three-day out-of-school suspension - twice.

Current Status:
Lawsuit filed in October 2019.

Attorneys:
Aubrey Lombardo

Related Documents
Related News Releases
  • Oct 31, 2019 - Barrington Sues Student for Challenging Unlawful School Suspension; Seeks Award of Fees
  • Aug 02, 2019 - ACLU Applauds Education Ruling Helping To Stem Unnecessary Out-Of-School Suspensions