Civil Rights Groups Sue Sacramento for Discrimination Against Black Disabled Students

Maria Perez
Sep 11, 2019 - 2:00
Civil Rights Groups Sue Sacramento for Discrimination Against Black Disabled Students

Several nonprofit civil rights organizations have filed a lawsuit against the Sacramento City Unified School District, claiming Black students with disabilities are facing discrimination.

The Equal Justice Society, Disability Rights California, the National Center for Youth Law, and the Western Center on Law and Poverty filed the suit on September 5 in the US District Court for the Eastern District of California on behalf of three students in the district and the Black Parallel School Board organization. In the lawsuit, it claims students in the district are placed in “a hostile, stigmatizing, and...

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