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Amicus Briefs
October 31, 2012

Establishment Clause - prohibition on public funding of religious institutions: Whether Arizona's tuition-tax credit program violates the state costitutional provisions mandating separation of church and state and prohibiting the use of public funds to aid religious institutions, such as schools.

Amicus Briefs
August 13, 2012

Fourteenth Amendment - Equal Protection Clause: Whether the U.S. Supreme Court's decisions interpreting the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment, including Grutter v. Bollinger, 539 U.S. 306, 71 U.S.L.W.

Amicus Briefs
April 9, 2012

Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973: Whether disabled student enrolled in private school is entitled to services under Section 504 on the same basis as a disabled student enrolled in public school. Filed April 9, 2012 By Francisco Negron

Amicus Briefs
December 30, 2011

Fourteenth Amendment: Due Process - special relationship theory of liability for acts of third parties - state created danger exception based on school district's ID check policy for visitors. Filed December 30, 2011 By Lisa Brown

Amicus Briefs
November 23, 2011

IDEA: exhaustion of administrative remedies requirement - seeking to avoid requirement by artful pleading based on remedy sought. Filed November 23, 2011 By Francisco Negron

Amicus Briefs
November 22, 2011

Qualified immunity: Is a lawyer retained to work with government employees in conducting an internal affairs investigation precluded from asserting qualified immunity solely because of his status as a "private" lawyer rather than a government employee .

Amicus Briefs
November 22, 2011

Fourteenth Amendment: school-related provisions in Alabama's immigration law violate Equal Protection Clause guarantees established in U.S. Supreme Court's decision in Plyler v. Doe. Filed November 22, 2011 By Cecil Gardner

Amicus Briefs
November 18, 2011

Scorecard of NSBA amicus efforts in federal and state appellate courts.

Amicus Briefs
November 2, 2011

First Amendment: Student speech - does Tinker and/or Fraser apply to offcampus, online student speech - school officials authority to regulate, restrict such speech without offending student's free speech rights. Filed November 2, 2011 By Francisco Negron

Amicus Briefs
October 14, 2011

ADA/Section 504: Right of student receiving disability-related services to attend neighborhood school - financial burden on school district. Filed October 14, 2011 By Guy Colson

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