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Md. high court will consider school board liability for negligent discipline (access required)

Maryland’s top court will consider whether school boards can be sued based on allegations that their negligent handling of student misbehavior caused another student’s injuries. The Court of Appeals this week agreed to hear arguments on whether a 2001 federal ...

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Teachers, school boards protected from negligent-discipline claims, Md. appeals court says (access required)

Neither Maryland public school teachers nor school boards can be sued based on allegations that their negligent handling of student misbehavior caused another student’s injuries, the state’s second highest court has ruled. In a reported decision filed Tuesday, the Court ...

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