Judges weigh arguments over teacher vs. student rights in landmark tenure lawsuit

Howard Blume & Joy Resm9vits:

overflow crowd at a Los Angeles appeals courtroom listened attentively Thursday to the latest round in an ongoing argument about the intersection of students’ rights and teachers’ rights.

“There probably isn’t anybody in this room who didn’t have a bad teacher sometime,” presiding justice Roger Boren remarked to the court — a point that may help explain why the case has drawn so much attention.