Legal Articles, Civil & Human Rights

Federal Court Holds Mexican Separation Agreement Valid

Blog post about the validity of a divorce agreement that was granted in Mexico.

City of Bridgeport Lacks Standing for Product Liability Claim

Blog post about how the city of Bridgeport was unable to sue several gun manufacturers because there was a lack of standing.

Freedom of Religion in the workplace, government and everywhere else: Part 1

This article explains the basic legal history of freedom of religion in the constitution

Court Upholds UCONN Suspension of Male Student for Harassment

Blog post about a student at the University of Connecticut who appealed his suspension for sexual harassment.

Court Unconvinced by Students' Constitutional Right to Violate Dress Code

Blog post about the constitutional right of a public school to impose and enforce a dress code on students.

College Proper in Suspension for Student's Altercation, Says Court

Blog post about a student claiming his due process rights were violated by his university when he was suspended following an altercation.

Board of Education Expels Student For Sale of Prescription Drugs

Blog post about a student who was expelled for selling prescription drugs to classmates and was unable to sue to have the expulsion overturned.

Court Reversed Expulsion of Student, Finds Knife Allegations Unreliable

Blog post about a student whose expulsion was overturned because allegations of finding a knife that he used to threaten another student were unreliable.

Expulsion Based on Student's Arrest Unconstitutional, Says Court

Blog post on the constitutionality of expelling a student for being arrested off of school grounds.

Student Sues School for Alleged Racial Discrimination

Blog post about a student who sued her school and district on grounds of racial discrimination.

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