More details: Court Upholds $1M Award in School Race-Harassment Case

NOTE: please pay special attention to the last paragraph Education Week’s blogs > The School Law Blog Court Upholds $1M Award in School Race-Harassment Case By Mark Walsh on December 3, 2012 5:50 PM A federal appeals court has upheld a $1 million jury award against a small New York state school district found to […]


Pine Plains school district must pay $1M to former student over racial harassment in high school

Story at – http://www.recordonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20121203/NEWS/121209921 NEW YORK (AP) – An appeals court says a Dutchess County school district must pay $1 million to a man who was racially harassed for 3½ years in high school. The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Monday upheld the award for Anthony Zeno (ZEE’-noh). He faced repeated harassment in […]