Editor's Note :

Editor's Note :

This week the blog will publish a multi-part online symposium on United States v. Texas, a challenge by Texas and twenty-five states to the Obama administration's deferred-action policy for immigration. Contributions to this special feature, as well as an “explainer” by this blog's Lyle Denniston, are available here.

Doe v. Todd County School Dist.

Petition for certiorari denied on October 3, 2011
Docket No. Op. Below Argument Opinion Vote Author Term
10-1411 8th Cir. N/A N/A N/A N/A OT 2011

Issue: (1) Whether, for purposes of determining whether formal process is due a student who seeks to appeal a disciplinary suspension, a disciplinary suspension of a student with a disability ends when it becomes a change of educational placement under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Improvement Act of 2004 (IDEA); and (2) whether IDEA administrative procedures provide a suitable remedy for a disabled student's claim that school administrators violated his constitutional due process rights by suspending him from school without formal due process.

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Certiorari-stage documents

 
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