Kim and Holland v. Board of Education of Howard County

Lawsuit against Howard County’s Board of Education alleging that its election and governance scheme allocating political power improperly to minors violates the 14th and 1st Amendments of the U.S. Constitution.

United States District Court for the District of Maryland (No. 1:21-cv-00655)

United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (No. 22-2294)

District Court Documents

Complaint (March 16, 2021)

PILF Response to Defendant’s Motion to Dismiss (May 11, 2021)

Appellate Court Documents

Brief of Appellants (May 8, 2023)

Opinion (February 28, 2024)

Press Releases

PILF Client Demands End to Howard County, MD School Board’s Election Scheme that Lets Children Vote for School Board (March 16, 2021)

Fact Sheet

Child Voting Scheme Violates the 1st and 14th Amendments of U.S. Constitution

Public Interest Legal Foundation