Monthly Archives: August 2018

Ashley’s Law: New Law Allows Medical Cannabis Infused Products in Illinois Schools

Beginning August 1, 2018, schools in Illinois are required by law to allow designated caregivers to administer medical cannabis infused products to students on school premises under certain circumstances within the confines of the applicable laws. Medical cannabis infused products are defined to include food, oils, ointments, or other products containing usable cannabis that are [...]

By | August 10th, 2018|Education Law News|

Accelerated Placement Policies Required by New Law

On August 25, 2017, the Governor signed Public Act 100-421 (the “Act”) into law. The Act is commonly referred to as the Accelerated Placement Act, but it actually amends Article 14A of the School Code, which now governs “Gifted and Talented Children and Children Eligible for Accelerated Placement.” The Act expands services to all students [...]

By | August 8th, 2018|Education Law News|