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Parent Files Lawsuit Against Durham School System

Posted May 17, 2005 6:44 a.m. EDT

— Durham Public Schools is being sued.

Gina Vanderberg filed the suit against the school system on behalf of her son, Kejuan Best.

Vanderberg claims a teacher at George Watts Elementary held her son while a student punched him.

The incident allegedly happened in 2003 when the boy was in first grade.

Best transferred to another school.