UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
May 9, 2006
ANTONIO HESTER, PLAINTIFF,
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, ET AL., DEFENDANTS.
The opinion of the court was delivered by: Gladys Kessler United States District Judge
Plaintiff, Antonio Hester, brings this suit alleging that Defendants, the District of Columbia and Robert C. Rice, Superintendent of the District of Columbia Public Schools, failed to provide him with a free appropriate public education ("FAPE") as required under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act ("IDEA"), 20 U.S.C. §§ 14, et seq.. This matter is before the Court on Plaintiff's Motion for Summary Judgment, [#14], and Defendants' Cross-Motion for Summary Judgment, [#16]. Upon consideration of the Motions, Oppositions, and Replies, and the entire record herein, and for the reasons stated in the Memorandum Opinion, it is hereby
ORDERED that Plaintiff's Motion, [#14], is granted; and it is further
ORDERED that Defendants are required to provide Plaintiff with compensatory education, provided for by Certified Learning Center ("CLC"), for the period from November 1, 2000, through August 5, 2005; it is further
ORDERED that the amount and form of the compensatory education shall be determined by Plaintiff's District of Columbia IEP team; and it is further
ORDERED that Defendants' Motion, [#16], is denied.
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