Re: equity in private schools

Linda Purrington (
Wed, 25 Feb 1998 20:16:29 -0800

Then please explain the use of the equal protection clause as regards
equity in education. See Stoneking v. Bradford? Thanks! Linda
Purrington <>

_____________________________________________________________ wrote:
> The 14th Amendment does NOT apply to private schools unless they are
> intimately associated in some way with the state. Therefore, the
> Due Process Clause does NOT apply to private schools. Title IX, on the
> other hand DOES apply to private schools if they receive any federal
> funding for any educational program. If you still want more info on due
> process even though it does not apply to private schools, let me know.
> I litigate this stuff all the time.
> <>
> ______________________________________________________________________________
> wrote:
> >
> > Can someone tell me what "due Process'' is under the 14th Amendment ?
> > this is great info. regarding private schools and how they stand regarding
> > Titlte IX.
> > we were considering private education (6Grade) for our daughter but I
> > it
> > is almost out of the question now. We never put one and one together and yes
> > realized that Title Ix would be difficult to enforce in private schools.
> >
> > Adri Lesemann <>

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