Colo. School Officials Get Immunity In Suit Over Finances, Court Rules

October 2006
Education Week;10/4/2006, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p6
The article reports that judges for Denver's U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit have ruled that seven school board members in St. Vrain Valley, Colorado, and the superintendent should have immunity in a personnel related lawsuit. The decision reverses an earlier court ruling related to a lawsuit filed by Kenneth Kirkland over his resignation as a financial administrator; Kirkland alleges that he had released an agreement with the school board to pay his full salary.


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