Bullying

Couple files allegations in second civil suit against W-JCC Schools

Couple files allegations in second civil suit against W-JCC Schools

A James City County family has modified a few of their allegations in their second round suing the Williamsburg-James City County School Board.

John and Sandra Magda feel Clara Byrd Baker Elementary School teachers and staff responded poorly — and illegally — to their daughter’s claims of being bullied during the spring of 2015, according to Williamsburg-James City Count General District Court documents filed by the family.

It’s the second time the family is suing the schools for $25,000 related to their daughter Emma’s bullying. The first case was dismissed because it wasn’t in their daughter's name, who was 8 at the time of the alleged incidents.

They filed the new...

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