California Appellate Panel Reverses Trial Court’s Teacher Tenure Ruling
(April 15, 2016, 12:18 PM EDT) -- LOS ANGELES — California’s Second District Court of Appeal on April 14 reversed a trial court’s decision that found that five state statutes regarding the employment and retention of teachers that were challenged by California students were unconstitutional and void (Beatriz Vergara, et al. v. State of California, et al., No. B258589, Calif. App., 2nd Dist., Div. 2; 2016 Cal. App. LEXIS 285).
(Opinion available. Document #73-160513-001Z.)
“We reverse the trial court’s decision. Plaintiffs failed to establish that the challenged statutes violate equal protection, primarily because...