MOUNT VERNON — John Freshwater, former science teacher at Mount Vernon Middle School, has filed a petition for writ of certiorari with the Supreme Court of the United States.
According to the Tech Law Journal, a petition for Writ of Certiorari is a document which a losing party files with the Supreme Court asking the Supreme Court to review the decision of a lower court. It includes a list of the parties, a statement of the facts of the case, the legal questions presented for review, and arguments as to why the Court should grant the writ.
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