ERIC Number: EJ403796
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1990
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School District and Official Liability for Teacher Sexual Abuse of Students under 42 U.S.C. Section 1983.
Valente, William D.
West's Education Law Reporter, v57 n3 p645-59 Feb 15 1990
Addresses theories of constitutional tort liability of school districts and supervisors under the federal Civil Rights Act of 1871, based upon sexual misconduct of supervised teachers with students, on the ground that such abuse amounts to a deprivation of the student's constitutional right to bodily security. (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
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