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Washington legislation would ban student cell phones in most cases

(The Center Square) â€“ Some Washington public school districts have already done it, but a bill being considered in Olympia this week would ban cell phones  for students during the school day… Read More

January 23, 2024
Florida House examines implementation of ‘responsible fatherhood’ law

(The Center Square) — A Florida House subcommittee met this week to discuss implementing some of the elements of a bill that passed during the 2022 session designed to promote… Read More

September 22, 2023
Multi-occupancy genderless bathrooms are now legal in Illinois

(The Center Square) – Gov. J.B. Pritzker has signed a measure that allows multi-occupancy bathrooms in the Land of Lincoln to be genderless if a business or public institution chooses. Read More

August 15, 2023
Judge hears arguments in lawsuit over Kentucky’s new charter school law 

A Kentucky circuit court judge heard arguments Wednesday in a lawsuit challenging a new state law allowing charter schools to open. The measure, House Bill 9,… Read More

June 22, 2023
Michigan House OKs bills affecting teacher pay, union dues

(The Center Square) – The Michigan House approved six bills to boost union membership that critics say would prioritize union politics before the quality of education. Read More

June 22, 2023
Integrity of women’s sports, protection of minors may be tied in compromise

(The Center Square) – A compromise between chambers of the North Carolina General Assembly on legislation to preserve the integrity of women’s sports may spawn other efforts to protect minors. Read More

June 20, 2023
AG’s office: Oklahoma’s 110-year old abortion law still stands

(The Center Square) – Despite the Oklahoma Supreme Court’s ruling on Wednesday striking down two abortion laws, a 1910 law outlawing abortion still stands, according to the Oklahoma Attorney General… Read More

June 2, 2023
Bullying notification bill clears Illinois Statehouse despite opposition from school associations

(The Center Square) – A bill that passed the Illinois Legislature requires school principals to report bullying to parents within 24 hours. Some opponents say that is not feasible. Read More

May 22, 2023