CRAWFORD v. HUNTINGTON BEACH UNION HIGH SCH. DIST., G028752
The racial and ethnic balancing component of a school district's "open transfer" policy, under Education Code section 35160.5, violates Proposition 209 and is invalid under the California Constitution.
- Decided 05/31/2002
- Published 05/31/2002
- California Court of Appeal
- For Appellant:
- Pacific Legal Foundation, Sharon L. Browne, Sacramento, and Stephen R. McCutcheon, Jr., for Plaintiff and Appellant.
- For Appellees:
- Rutan & Tucker, David C. Larsen and Terence J. Gallagher, Costa Mesa, for Defendant and Respondent Huntington Beach Union High School District., Linda A. Catatic, General Counsel, Marsha A. Bedwell, Assistant General Counsel, and Joanne Lowe, Deputy General Counsel, for Defendant and Respondent California Department of Education., Munger, Tolles & Olson, Vilma S. Martinez, Allison B. Stein, and Henry H. Gonzalez, Los Angeles, Amicus Curiae for the Educational Legal Alliance of the California School Boards Association on behalf of Defendants and Respondents.