Vergara Trial: 2 Year Anniversary

Two years ago, on January 27, 2014, nine brave students walked into the Los Angeles Superior Court, kicking off the Vergara v. California trial. These student plaintiffs would go on to win their landmark case, helping to strike down five California state statutes governing teacher tenure, dismissal and layoffs. After […continue]

Vergara Oral Argument Scheduled

Today, oral argument was scheduled in the appeal of Vergara v. California for February 25, 2016. Since the 2014 Superior Court ruling striking down California’s quality-blind teacher tenure, dismissal and layoff laws as unconstitutional, the nine California public school students filed their opening brief in the appeal in June 2015, arguing that […continue]