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ERIC Number: ED334634
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990
Pages: 29
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Osborne, Allan G., Jr.
Litigation over the rights of handicapped students and employees continued at a significant level during 1989. Recovery of attorneys' fees was the most frequently litigated handicapped issue. Cases are summarized under the following topics: (1) entitlement to services; (2) procedural safeguards, including change in placement, administrative remedies, standing to sue, and statute of limitations; (3) placement, including appropriate educational program, least restrictive environment, and private facilities; (4) related services; (5) discipline; (6) remedies; (7) state immunity; (8) other Education of the Handicapped Act (EHA) issues; (9) state laws; and (10) discrimination under the Rehabilitation Act, Section 504. (MLF)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Organization on Legal Problems of Education, Topeka, KS.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Education of the Handicapped Act 1970; Handicapped Childrens Protection Act 1986; Rehabilitation Act 1973 (Section 504)