NYLPI Among Amici Challenging Dismissal of Special Education Class Action Based on Failure to “Exhaust Administrative Remedies”

June 24, 2022

Community Justice, Disability Justice, Education, News, Special Education

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NYPLI’s Senior Supervising Attorney Roberta Mueller is among the amici challenging the recent District Court dismissal of ZQ v. NYC Dep’t of Educ, which cited a failure to exhaust administrative remedies. The amicus brief highlights the futility of requiring exhaustion of administrative remedies for the tens of thousands of students who should be entitled to compensatory services for missed services during COVID-19 and highlights the ongoing inequities for families in New York whose children require special education services.

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