Tort/Negligence – Sovereign Immunity – Schools & School Boards – School Boards TrustJohnson v. Avery County Board of Education Plaintiff argues that the defendant-school board waived its sovereign immunity, but the only basis for plaintiff’s argument is the board’s participation in the N.C. School Boards Trust. We have held that participation in the Trust does not operate to waive a school board’s right to assert sovereign immunity.
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Published: July 24, 2012
Time posted: 9:14 am
Tags: School Boards Trust, Schools & School Boards, sovereign immunity, Tort/Negligence