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Civil Rights – IDEA – Eleventh Amendment – Individual Defendants – Immunity (access required)

Singletary v. Department of Health & Human Services Where the waiver of Eleventh Amendment immunity in the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) closely resembles the waiver in the Rehabilitation Act, which the U.S. Supreme Court has found to be valid and unequivocal, the court holds that the IDEA’s waiver of sovereign immunity is valid and unequivocal.

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