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Children's Rights: Federal Ruling Supports the Rights of Detained Youth to Receive Education Services
March 19, 2020
ATLANTA, Georgia, March 19 -- Children's Rights issued the following news release:

On March 11, a federal court in Atlanta set an important precedent that can have state-wide implications on special education resources in jails.

The court denied a motion to dismiss for failure to state a claim from DeKalb County Sheriff Melody Mattox, in response to a suit filed last year on behalf of incarcerated youth who have a right to special education services and accommodations. . . .

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