In Re: Greater New Bedford Vocational Technical High School v. Student – BSEA # 16-00355

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In Re:  Greater New Bedford Vocational Technical High School v. Student BSEA #16-00355 Ruling on Greater New Bedford Vocational Technical High School’s Motion to Dismiss On July 22, 2015, Greater New Bedford Vocational Technical High School (GNBVTHS) filed a Motion to Dismiss seeking dismissal with…Look at this result

In Re: Brockton Public Schools v. Student – BSEA # 16-01536

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In Re:  Brockton Public Schools v. Student BSEA # 16-01536 Ruling on Brockton Public Schools’ Motion for an Order of Stay–put at the Goddard School Brockton Public Schools (Brockton) filed a Hearing Request on August 17, 2015 which included a Motion for an Order of Stay–put…Look at this result

In RE: Student v. Milford Public Schools – BSEA # 16-01412

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS   In RE: Student v. Milford Public Schools BSEA # 16-01412 RULING ON MILFORD PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION TO DISMISS Parents filed a Hearing Request with the Bureau of Special Education Appeals (“BSEA”) on August 7, 2015. On August 19, 2015, Milford Public Schools (“Milford”…Look at this result

Student v. Taunton Public Schools – BSEA # 16-01127

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS Student v. Taunton Public Schools BSEA # 16-01127   RULING ON TAUNTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION TO DISMISS RELEVANT PROCEDURAL HISTORY Parent filed a request for hearing in the matter of BSEA #1600002 on July 1, 2015.   On August 3, 2015, Hearing Officer Amy Reichbach allowed Taunton’s Motion…Look at this result

In RE: Student v. Ludlow Public Schools BSEA # 16-03808

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In RE: Student v. Ludlow Public Schools BSEA # 16-03808 Ruling on Ludlow Public Schools’ Partial Motion to Dismiss   Parent filed a Hearing Request on May 21, 2015, BSEA #1509319 (case #1) which case she withdrew on November 2, 2015, two days before the Hearing…Look at this result

In re: Pedro & Plymouth Public Schools – BSEA # 16-03251

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re:    Pedro[1] BSEA # 16-03251 RULING ON PLYMOUTH PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION TO DISMISS             This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the Motion of the Plymouth Public Schools (“Plymouth” or “the District”) to Dismiss (“Motion to Dismiss”), filed on October 29,…Look at this result

In Re: Student v. Boston Public Schools – BSEA # 16-03783

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In Re:  Student v. Boston Public Schools BSEA # 16-03783   Ruling on Parents’ Request for Recusal of the Hearing Officer and Request for an Extension of Time to Provide Clarification of the Hearing Issues On November 9, 2015, Parents filed a Hearing Request in…Look at this result

In re: Quin and Framingham Public Schools – BSEA # 16-05247

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re:  Quin[1]  and Framingham Public Schools BSEA # 16-05247 RULING ON PARENT’S REQUEST FOR STAY PUT ORDER             This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the Request of the Parent of Quin for a Stay Put Order (hereinafter “Request for Stay…Look at this result

In Re: Arnold & Brockton Public Schools & Weymouth Public Schools – BSEA # 16-00765

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS Division of Administrative Law Appeals Bureau of Special Education Appeals RULING ON BROCKTON’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT In Re:  Arnold[1]  & Brockton Public Schools  & Weymouth Public Schools   BSEA # 16-00765 This matter comes before the Bureau of Special Education Appeals with an unusual procedural history.  The Parent requested a Hearing…Look at this result

In Re: Beryl & Pentucket Regional School District – BSEA # 14-09900

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS   IN RE:   BERYL[1] & PENTUCKET REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT BSEA # 14-09900  RULING ON SCHOOL’S MOTION TO DISMISS This matter comes before the Bureau of Special Education Appeals on the Motion of the Pentucket Regional School District to Dismiss the Student’s Appeal. …Look at this result

In re: Ricardo & Medfield Public Schools – BSEA # 16-06568

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re:    Ricardo[1] # 16-06568 RULING[2] ON MEDFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION TO DISMISS ITSELF AS A PARTY This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on a Motion filed by Medfield Public Schools (hereinafter “Medfield”) to dismiss itself as a Party to a case…Look at this result

In re: Robert[1] & Chelmsford Public Schools – BSEA # 16-05714

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re:    Robert[1] BSEA # 16-05714 RULING ON CHELMSFORD PUBLIC SCHOOLS’  MOTION TO DISMISS This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the Motion of the Chelmsford Public Schools (“District”) to Dismiss the Hearing Request filed by Robert’s Parents. The Motion to Dismiss…Look at this result

In Re: Eric A. v. Boston Public Schools – BSEA # 16-04503

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS SPECIAL EDUCATION APPELAS In Re:  Eric A. v. Boston Public Schools BSEA # 16-04503 Ruling on Boston Public Schools’ Motion to Dismiss On December 10, 2015, Parents in the above-referenced matter filed a Hearing Request on their IDEA, 20 USC §1400 et seq., and M.G.L. c. 71B eligible…Look at this result

In Re: Gale and Berkshire Hills Regional School District – BSEA # 14-03852

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In Re:  Gale [1 & Berkshire Hills Regional School District BSEA # 14-03852 RULING ON SCHOOL MOTION TO JOIN DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the March 2, 2016 Motion of the Berkshire Hills Regional School District  (“the School”)  to…Look at this result

In Re: Errol and Florence[1] & Salem Public Schools – BSEA # 16-03447 / 16-03449

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In Re:  Errol and Florence[1] & Salem Public Schools BSEA # 16-03447 / 16-03449 RULING ON MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT This matter comes before the BSEA on the Motion of the Salem Public Schools for Summary Judgment.  The Students filed hearing request on October…Look at this result

In Re: Shrewsbury Public Schools & Yandel – BSEA # 15-08106C

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS   In Re:   Shrewsbury Public Schools & Yandel[1] BSEA # 15-08106C RULING ON PARENTS’ MOTION FOR COMPLIANCE This matter comes before the Bureau of Special Education Appeals on the Parents’ Motion for Compliance with the Decision issued in this matter on November 24,…Look at this result

In re: Bo and Marlborough Public Schools – BSEA # 16-01297

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS Division of Administrative Law Appeals Bureau of Special Education Appeals In re: Bo[1] and Marlborough Public Schools BSEA # 16-01297 RULING ON SCHOOL’S MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT             This ruling is rendered pursuant to M.G.L. Chapters 30A and 71B; 20 U.S.C. § 1400 et seq.; 29 U.S.C. § 794; and the regulations promulgated…Look at this result

In Re: Beryl and Pentucket R.S.D. – BSEA # 14-09900

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS Division of Administrative Law Appeals Bureau of Special Education Appeals In Re:   “Beryl”[1] and Pentucket R.S.D. BSEA # 14-09900 RULING ON SCHOOL’S MOTION TO DISMISS This matter comes before the Bureau of Special Education Appeals on the Motion of the Pentucket Regional School District to Reconsider its previously filed Motion to Dismiss. …Look at this result

Student v. Canton Public Schools – BSEA # 15-07611

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In RE: Student v. Canton Public Schools BSEA #15-07611 Ruling on Canton Public Schools’ Motion to Dismiss Student in the above-referenced matter filed a Hearing Request on April 9, 2015. Following numerous requests for postponement of the Hearing in 2015, the Parties requested Off…Look at this result

In Re: Maurice and Taunton Public Schools – BSEA # 16-00002

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS   In re: Maurice1 BSEA #1600002   RULING ON TAUNTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION TO DISMISS This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the Motion of the Taunton Public Schools (“Taunton” or “the District”) to Dismiss with Prejudice the Hearing Request (“Motion to…Look at this result

In Re: Maurice and Taunton Public Schools – BSEA # 16-00002 R2

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Maurice1 BSEA #1600002   RULING ON TAUNTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the Motion of the Taunton Public Schools (“Taunton” or “the District”) for Summary Judgment and Request for Order of Dismissal…Look at this result

In Re: Trina and Barnstable Public Schools – BSEA # 16-01943 R

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Trina1 BSEA #1601943   RULING ON PARENT’S MOTION TO SEQUESTER WITNESSES This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the Motion of the Parent of Trina to Sequester all non-party witnesses in a hearing scheduled to begin on March 22, 2016….Look at this result

In Re: Quin and Framingham Public Schools – BSEA # 16-05247 R3

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Quin1 BSEA #1605247 RULING ON MOTION TO REOPEN EVIDENCE This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the Motion of the Parent to Reopen Evidence (“Motion to Reopen”) to allow Parent to submit her phone records from November 19-November 21,…Look at this result

In Re: Quin and Framingham Public Schools – BSEA # 16-05247 R2

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Quin1 BSEA #1605247 RULING ON CROSS-MOTIONS FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT This matter comes before the Hearing Officer on the Parent’s Motion for Summary Judgment and Framingham Public Schools (“Framingham” or “District”)’s Cross Motion for Summary Judgment. The procedural history of this…Look at this result

In Re: Victoria – BSEA # 16-06853

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS In re: Victoria1 BSEA #1606853   RULING ON PARENT’S MOTION TO DISMISS AND MOTION TO DISQUALIFY LEGAL COUNSEL These matters come before the Hearing Officer on the Motion of the Parent to Dismiss with Prejudice the Hearing Request (“Motion to Dismiss”) filed…Look at this result

Ugo v. Westford Public Schools – BSEA # 16-07922 R2

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMININSTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS BSEA #1607922 In re: Ugo1 v. Westford Public Schools Massachusetts Department of Children and Families Department of Developmental Services & Department of Mental Health   RULING ON PARENTS’ MOTION TO JOIN DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES AND DEPARMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH’S MOTION…Look at this result

Ugo v. Westford Public Schools – BSEA # 16-07922

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMININSTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS BSEA #1607922 In re: Ugo1 v. Westford Public Schools Massachusetts Department of Children and Families Department of Developmental Services & Department of Mental Health   RULING ON MOTIONS OF DEPARTMENT OF CHILDREN AND FAMILIES, DEPARTMENT OF DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES, AND DEPARMENT OF MENTAL…Look at this result

Student v. Dennis Yarmouth Regional School District – BSEA # 16-07923

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS DIVISION OF ADMINISTRATIVE LAW APPEALS BUREAU OF SPECIAL EDUCATION APPEALS BSEA# 1607923 In Re: Student v. Dennis Yarmouth Regional School District   Ruling on Dennis Yarmouth Regional School District’s Motion to Dismiss On April 4, 2016, Student/Parents filed a third Hearing Request regarding the same issues against Dennis Yarmouth Regional School District. Student/Parents…Look at this result

In re: Northborough Public Schools v. Marlborough Public Schools & the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education – BSEA # 16-09179

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS Division of Administrative Law Appeals Bureau of Special Education Appeals   In re:   Northborough Public Schools  v. Marlborough Public Schools & the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education – BSEA # 16-09179   RULINGS ON MARLBOROUGH PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ MOTION TO DIMISS NORTHBOROUGH PUBLIC SCHOOLS’ APPEAL PROCEDURAL BACKGROUND On May 6, 2016 Northborough…Look at this result