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Taking a Knee in California: Kneeling As Speech

A federal district court recently enjoined California school authorities from enforcing a rule that would restrict students from kneeling or sitting during the playing or singing of the National Anthem at extracurricular events, including athletic events.

SRO’s Use of Handcuffs on Elementary School Students Ruled Unconstitutional

Here’s the scenario, as recounted in a federal court opinion: One student, an eight-year old boy, suffered from ADHD and PTSD, and was handcuffed above the elbows for fifteen minutes.

Lindsay Brubaker “Top 10 Under 40”

Lindsay Brubaker, one of the partners of BotkinRose and its Virginia Education Law Group, has been chosen and recognized as one of the “Top 10 Under 40” business professionals by the Shenandoah Valley Business Journal.