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“Written Notice is Required” to Homeschool?
A letter from a public school district insisted that a family register its homeschool. But the law says otherwise.

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Where Did My “Good Student” Discount Go?


School Threatens to Publicly Shame Homeschooler


HSLDA to Court: Let Grandma Teach!


“Truancy Court” Case Was about Helping a Real Family


Judge: Not My Responsibility. HSLDA: Sure Is!


Judge Must Answer to Supreme Court


School’s Privacy Violation Puts Kids at Risk


HSLDA to Missouri Court of Appeals: Stop Illegal “Truancy Court”


Can We Scare You out of Homeschooling by Sending a Social Worker?


Sheriff Reaches Settlement with Family over Tasering


Wage Discrimination Ends When HSLDA Intervenes


Threatened Adoption Subsidy Continues after HSLDA Intervenes


Branson Stops Pressuring Homeschoolers to File Declaration


State Department Accepts Homeschool Diploma after HSLDA Intervenes


Juvenile Officer Requests Meeting

 HSLDA Alerts & Information (MO)
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4/22/2016“Truancy Court” Case Was about Helping a Real Family
4/18/2016“Truancy Court” Judge Surrenders
4/4/2016Rapid developments in Missouri case
4/1/2016HSLDA to Missouri Court of Appeals: Stop Illegal “Truancy Court”
3/8/2016Calls No Longer Needed on Driver's License-School Grade Bill
3/3/2016Media Hurting the Cause of Child Abuse Reduction
2/18/2016Call Today To Oppose State Intrusion into Homeschools
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 State Legislation
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INACTIVE The Missouri legislative session: open 01/04/2017 and close 05/12/2017.
1/4/2017

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The Swearengin Case
Missouri Circuit Court Judge R. Craig Carter of Ava has attempted to summon a homeschooling family to appear before a court that doesn’t exist. HSLDA is pursuing legal action in the Missouri Supreme Court.

HSLDA to Missouri Court of Appeals: Stop Illegal “Truancy Court”
On April 1, HSLDA asked the Missouri Court of Appeals to order Circuit Court Judge R. Craig Carter of Ava to stop his attempt to summon a homeschooling family to appear before a court that doesn’t exist.

Eighth Circuit Appeals Court Rules in Favor of Homeschoolers
A federal appeals court ruled unanimously in favor of HSLDA members Ron and Joann Fitzgerald on Wednesday and held that school districts may not force homeschooled children to submit to special—needs evaluations against their parents' wishes.

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