Hope Lee-Thomas v. Prince George's County Public Schools

Decision by the Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit


The Prince George’s County Board of Education does not have immunity from suits under

the Americans with Disability Act seeking $100,000 or less, the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of

Appeals has held.

The 2-1 decision affirms a ruling by a federal judge in Greenbelt, who allowed elementary

school teacher Hope Lee-Thomas to proceed with her suit.

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Published In: Civil Rights Updates, Constitutional Law Updates, Education Updates, Labor & Employment Updates

Reference Info:Decision | Federal, 4th Circuit, Maryland | United States

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