Trib Report: Suburban School Legal Work–Big Demand, High Costs, Little Oversight

  Thursday, April 9, 2015 || Originally Published: The Forest Park Review || By Angela Caputo District 209 paid $224,011 in 2013 on private attorney fees; “$220 is billed to attend a six-minute meeting [among] other legal costs paid by suburban schools,” Tribune reports South suburban Matteson School District 162 spent $525,000 during the last school year for private lawyers to handle student discipline issues, defend … Continue reading Trib Report: Suburban School Legal Work–Big Demand, High Costs, Little Oversight