Another Settlement in Lower Merion School District
PRIVACY LAW—U.S.August 25, 2011
Pennsylvania's Lower Merion School District will pay $10,000 to a teenager who was recorded by his school-issued laptop, Philly.com reports. It is the fourth payout to date resulting from the lawsuits filed by students whose images were captured via the webcams of district-owned computers. So far, the district has paid $205,000 in settlements. One lawsuit is still pending, according to the report.