DOJ Tells Supreme Court: Homeschool Persecution Not a Problem
February 11, 2014: The U.S. Supreme Court has scheduled Romeike v. Holder for review conference February 21. It is expected that the court will rule on whether or not to take the case before the end of the month.
Truants may not move to France
January 14, 2014: A family from Hesse fighting to be allowed to teach their children at home want to move to France but the district court of Darmstadt says no (German).
Judge Rebuilds “Berlin Wall” Just for Homeschoolers
January 7, 2014: A judge’s decision has crushed the hopes of a German family who wanted to leave the country in order to resume homeschooling. The judge wrote that he considers homeschooling dangerous because it isolates children and fails to teach them tolerance “for those who think differently.”
Officials Refuse to Let Persecuted Homeschool Family Leave Germany
November 7, 2013: The New American reports that German authorities are again under fire in the Wunderlich case.
Judge Blocks Emigration as Seized German Children Now Go to Government School
October 29, 2013: A German court that ordered four homeschooled children to be removed at gunpoint over homeschooling has since said he won’t let the family emigrate to another European country where homeschooling is legal.