Channel 13 News Hillsborough County Schools

Class Action Lawsuits | Special Needs Children | The Maher Law Firm

Hillsborough County charged with civil rights violation  Channel 13 News, “The Hillsborough County School Superintendent has called for a special task force to review existing school procedures for special need students.  The internal review comes after the death of two special need students.” Dalia Dangerfield, Reporter. Isabella (Bella) Herrera died after choking and losing consciousness [...]

Special Needs Children | Autism | Muscular Dystrophy

“She didn’t have to die”   A seven year old second grade student died after a ride on the school bus.  Isabella (Bella) Herrera suffered from muscular dystrophy a condition that made it nearly impossible for her neck muscles to support her head and keep it upright.  When Bella’s head isn’t supported properly, it tends [...]