TITLE

E.D. Trying To Curb Judges' Authority in Appeals, Critics Say

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Julie A.
PUB. DATE
June 1990
SOURCE
Education Week;6/6/1990, Vol. 9 Issue 37, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the action of the U.S. Education Department to restrict the authority of administrative law judges who hear appeals from state education agencies and school districts. Lawyer Michael Brustein criticizes the department's move as a way of undermining the independence of judges. The reason for the emergence of the dispute regarding the judges' authority is the audit case against the Alabama Department of Education.
ACCESSION #
21077017

 

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