S.C. v. Metropolitan Government of Nashville & Davidson CountyUnited States District Court Middle District of Tennessee
Case #: 3:17-cv-01098
Cause: 20:1681 Title IX of Education Amendment of 1972
Metropolitan Government of Nashville & Davidson County,
2022-01-12: FINDINGS OF FACT AND CONCLUSIONS OF LAW. Signed by District Judge Aleta A. Trauger on 1/12/2022. (xc:Pro se party by regular mail. ) (DOCKET TEXT SUMMARY ONLY-ATTORNEYS MUST OPEN THE PDF AND READ THE ORDER.)(hb)
2022-01-12: ORDER: On July 20th and 21st, 2021, the court held a bench trial on claims pleaded by S.C. against the Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools ("MNPS"). For the reasons explained in the accompanying Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law, the court finds MNPS LIABLE under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, 20 U.S.C. § 1681(a), and NOT LIABLE under 42 U.S.C. § 1983. The court finds that the damages attributable to the specific, limited theory of liability under which S.C. prevailed are in the amount of $75,000. The Clerk shall enter judgment in accordance with Rule 58, Federal Rules of Civil Procedure It is so ORDERED. Signed by District Judge Aleta A. Trauger on 1/12/2022. (xc:Pro se party by regular mail. ) (hb)
2020-09-25: ORDER: For the reasons explained in the accompanying Memorandum, the following Motions for Summary Judgment 76 and 83 are hereby GRANTED. The following motions 71 and 82 are GRANTED in part and DENIED in part. Motion for Summary Judgment 87 is DENIED. MNPS is GRANTED summary judgment with regard to S.C.'s Count I, Mary Doe #2's Count I, and all claims filed by Sally Doe #2 and Jane Doe #2. The Clerk shall enter judgment in accordance with Rule 58, Federal Rules of Civil Signed by District Judge Aleta A. Trauger on 9/25/2020. (DOCKET TEXT SUMMARY ONLY-ATTORNEYS MUST OPEN THE PDF AND READ THE ORDER.)(dt) Procedure, with regard to the following cases: Case No. 3:17-cv-01159; and Case No. 3:17-cv-01209. Nothing about the consolidation of these cases for discovery and trial shall be viewed as affecting the immediate appealability of those judgments.
2020-01-24: 6CCA ORDER: We therefore GRANT Metro's petition for permission to appeal, VACATE the district court's summary-judgment decision, and REMAND for its reconsideration in light of our recent Kollaritsch decision. (gb)