On Aug. 21, 2016, Judge Reed O’Connor, a U.S. District Court judge for the Northern District of Texas, issued a preliminary injunction in the suit brought against the U.S. Department of Justice and U.S. Department of Education May 13, 2016 guidance letters on transgender student rights under Title IX. PSBA has released an analysis of the developments in this case. See the website for the full article to get more information on the following:
• The order and underlying reasoning on merits
• Nationwide application
• What this injunction means legally for PA school districts
• PSBA’s recommendation for what school districts should do for now
If and when the injunction is modified, PSBA will keep you informed.