Category Archives: Schools and Education

What’s On Their Minds: Constitutionality of Searches by Public School Employees. State of Ohio v. Joshua Polk.

“This was a backpack sitting on an empty school bus.  In this day, that’s concerning. I can’t help but look at this from a very practical perspective, perhaps as a parent, and think, everybody knows a backpack sitting there by itself … Continue reading

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Oral Argument Preview: Constitutionality of Searches by Public School Employees. State of Ohio v. Joshua Polk.

Read the analysis of the oral argument here.

On March 1, 2017, the Supreme Court of Ohio will hear oral argument in the case of State of Ohio  v. Joshua Polk, 2016-0271. At issue is the constitutionality of … Continue reading

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