Luke Holland

Luke Holland holds a J.D. from Washburn University School of Law, where he served as a staff writer and editor for the Washburn Law Journal, and a Bachelor’s degree in Humanities from Boyce…

Bus driver bit middle schooler in attack, alleges lawsuit

A Michigan family filed a lawsuit in response to a physical altercation between a female bus driver and their daughter in October. The girl, a 7th-grader at Carver… Read More

January 12, 2023
Courts, Public Education
Michigan family sues school district after it expelled son for 180 days over allegedly misunderstood ‘threat’

A Michigan school district is facing a lawsuit from the family of a student who says he was kicked out of school after being falsely reported for making a… Read More

January 10, 2023
Charter school case may see further review from Supreme Court

The Supreme Court will consider Friday whether or not to review an appellate decision labeling a charter school a “state actor” – a designation which could… Read More

January 6, 2023
Courts, Public Education
Former Connecticut teacher faces fourth lawsuit alleging sexual abuse ‘for over a quarter of a century’

A lawsuit filed this week against a former Connecticut teacher alleges sexual abuse occurred after his transfer from another school where similar accusations were made. Robert Martinez, along… Read More

January 3, 2023
Michigan Court of Appeals sets precedent for school liability in cases of “student-on-student harassment”

A Michigan appellate court ruled in favor of a school district in a sexual harassment case involving two students, but it also held that schools could be held accountable… Read More

December 30, 2022