Tonya M. Sconiers

Media Resources: Tonya M. Sconiers v. Duluth Public Schools, et al.

On Monday, September 9, 2019, Haller Kwan LLP filed a lawsuit in federal court on behalf of its client, Tonya M. Sconiers, the former Principal of Denfeld High School in Duluth, Minn., against Duluth Public Schools and district leaders alleging wrongful termination in violation of the First Amendment, among other legal protections.

Media Downloads:

The Complaint filed in the United States District Court for the District of Minnesota on September 9, 2019—Sconiers v. Duluth Public Schools, Gronseth, and Horton

A written transcript of Principal Sconiers’ remarks to the community at the September 9, 2019, press conference announcing the lawsuit in Duluth, Minn.

Headshot—Tonya M. Sconiers, provided by Tonya M. Sconiers (low res) | (high res)

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About Haller Kwan LLP:

Haller Kwan LLP is a law firm serving employees and whistleblowers across the state of Minnesota in the area of employment civil rights.