Matthew Herr

Matthew Herr is an attorney and works with Disability Rights North Carolina as a policy analyst.

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Blowing the lid off North Carolina’s “IEP cap”

Apparently, North Carolina has decided that only 12.75 percent of its students are allowed to have disabilities. Each year, the...

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Reinvesting in juvenile justice protects students with disabilities

North Carolina is one of only two states that automatically prosecute 16- and 17-year-olds as adults in its criminal justice...

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Guilt by disability: The criminalization of North Carolina’s schoolchildren

You may not know this, but North Carolina is one of only two states in the nation which mandates that...