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Scott v. Mid-Del Schools Board of Education

Allegation: Del City, Okla. middle school teacher unjustifiably and profanely berates student, who reports the incident. In retaliation, the teacher follows the student into a bathroom, forcefully opens a stall door, knocking over the student, whose pants are down. The teacher berates the student further. District court: Qualified immunity. Tenth Circuit: Reversed.


Tags: 2018, Qualified Immunity, Retaliation, Tenth Circuit

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