Lawsuit Filed Against Binghamton, New York, School District Following Strip Search Of 4 Black and Latina Middle School Students
The lawsuit filed by the NAACP LDF and Morrison & Foerster comes after the Binghamton School District failed to adequately resolve the situation, or even apologize to the four girls who were strip searched.
Chanderlia Silva spoke to ESSENCE exclusively about the trauma her daughter faced and the changes she wants to see to the school district.
NAACP LDF Demands Changes To Binghamton, New York, School District After 'Unlawful' Strip Search Of 4 Black And Latina Middle School Girls
The NAACP Legal Defense Fund, which is representing the families of the four girls who were allegedly strip-searched, is calling on the district to make widespread changes, including an assessment of its racial climate.