Resource: Justiciability of State Law School SegregationClaims

By: Will Stancil; Jim Hilbert

July 31, 2018

Courts have always been the final repository of hope for parents and students who feel that their schools are consigning them to second-class citizenship. In the United States, no modern educational injustice has a longer or more abusive history than racial segregation, and its effective redress has proven all but impossible without occasional judicial intervention. Now, concerned parents are finding new legal avenues towards desegregating their schools, by relying on state courts and constitutions.