TITLE

Shades of DeShaney: Official liability under 42 U.S.C...1983 for sexual abuse in the public schools

AUTHOR(S)
Watkinson Jr., William W.
PUB. DATE
June 1995
SOURCE
Case Western Reserve Law Review;Summer95, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p1237
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Questions whether public school officials and school systems may be held liable under section 42 of the United States Constitution (1983) when their students are sexually abused at school by a faculty member or another student. Problem of sexual abuse in public schools in the US; Interpretation of the case of DeShaney v. Winnebago County Dept. of Social Services.
ACCESSION #
9512143763

 

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