Town of Norwalk, school system, officials to be sued after sensitive video of a child was posted on social media

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Town of Norwalk, school system, officials to be sued after sensitive video of a child was posted on social media

FOX61, NORWALK — A classroom video of a Norwalk elementary school student was posted on social media and now the student’s family attorney has filed a “statutory notice of claim” and a “preservation of evidence” order to prepare their lawsuit….

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THE HOUR, NORWALK – On Wednesday, the Shelton-based Forte Law Group filed a “preservation of evidence” order and “statutory notice of claim” with the city and with Norwalk Public Schools, alleging that the posting constitutes a violation of civil rights, invasion of privacy, eavesdropping, voyeurism, and unlawful dissemination of intimate images, among other charges.\

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PATCH, NORWALK – The parents of a Norwalk Public Schools student have threatened to sue the district after a video of their child was allegedly posted to social media by a teacher. According to the family’s attorney, Jeffrey L. Forte, the incident occurred on Jan. 18 at Jefferson Science Magnet School.

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CT LAW TRIBUNE – The attorney for the parents of an 8-year-old boy whose teacher allegedly posted his misbehavior in class on social media has filed legal documents that are a precursor to a lawsuit with the Norwalk town clerk’s office.

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