Chicago-area families seek to defend student privacy from new ACLU lawsuit

Chicago-area families seek to defend student privacy from new ACLU lawsuit

Alliance Defending Freedom - 12 January 2018

"CHICAGO – An association of concerned students and parents that filed a federal lawsuit to defend student privacy in a Palatine school district are now seeking to intervene in a separate state-level lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union that threatens the privacy of thousands of Illinois students.

The emergency motion to intervene and motion to dismiss filed Thursday in the Circuit Court of Cook County seek to prevent the ACLU from misusing non-discrimination provisions within the Illinois Human Rights Act to dismantle student privacy at Township High School District 211. Alliance Defending Freedom and Thomas More Society attorneys represent the students and parents."

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