Case Name: WILL & Buchman v. ECASD
Type of Case: Parental rights, constitutional law
Court: Eau Claire Circuit Court
Filed On: July 25, 2023
Current Status: WILL wins: ECASD gave over the records in August 2023!
WILL and Parent Sue to Obtain Document Withheld by School District
WILL SECURES PUBLIC RECORDS VICTORY IN EAU CLAIRE SCHOOL DISTRICT, VOWS TO HOLD SCHOOL DISTRICTS ACCOUNTABLE WHEN PARENTS ARE IGNORED
August 15, 2023 | WILL and its client have received a completed open records request from the Eau Claire Area School District, securing an important victory for open records and transparency.
Background: On June 5, 2023, the second-to-last day of the school year, all orchestra students at Northstar Middle School were required to report to the orchestra room during homeroom. Once there, they found orchestra teacher Jacob Puccio, a school counselor, and the District’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion director, Dang Yang.