Case Conclusion Date: 02.24.2011
Practice Area: Education
Outcome: Obtained order of dismissal in federal district court.
Description: Several former charter school students sued their school district seeking damages in connection with their non-renrollment following the closure of the charter school. Student plaintiffs proceeded directly to federal court invoking the Christopher S. exception to the IDEA's exhaustion requirements. A copy of the Westlaw publication of this decision is located here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/3xtornsqrtk5fcz/Otero%20Order%20of%20Dismissal%20-%202011_WL_714392_3-3-11_1809.doc