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Recent OSEP Letters

At the end of January, the Office of Special Education Programs of the United States Department of Education issued several guidance letters that may be of interest to Impartial Hearing Officers. Although OSEP always cautions that “section 607(d) of IDEA prohibits the...

R.E.B. – The Other Shoe Dropped

Back in October 2017, this blog featured a post describing R.E.B. v. Hawaii Department of Education, 870 F.3d 1025, 117 LRP 38439 (9th Cir. Sept. 13, 2017) (per curiam, before Kozinski, Hawkins, and Bea). In April of the following year, the Ninth Circuit withdrew the...