The Bakersfield Californian
May 27, 2016
Organizations mentioned/involved: California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc. (CRLA)
Discrimination suit against the Kern High School District alleges that the district practices discriminatory discipline and transfer policies that push African American and Latino students out of district schools.
The California Rural Legal Assistance legal team, which represents the plaintiffs, announced that the court has allowed a majority of claims in the lawsuit to move forward, including naming the district’s board of trustees and Superintendent Bryon Schaefer as defendants.Tags: Discrimination, Education