TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Aug 21, 2018
On Aug. 20, the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed that the Hamilton County school system violated federal guidelines when it separated a second-grader with Down syndrome from general education students for half his days at school, The Times Free Press reports. The district violated the Americans with Disabilities Act and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act when it removed the child from his regular elementary school in 2013.