Connecticut family sues over school's Ebola fears

October 28, 2014 11:58 PM

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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — The father of a Connecticut third-grader has filed a federal lawsuit saying his daughter has been unfairly barred from school amid fears she may have been exposed to the Ebola virus while in Africa.

According to the lawsuit filed Tuesday in New Haven, Ikeoluwa Opayemi and her family visited Nigeria from Oct. 2 through Oct. 13. They say when the girl tried to return to the Meadowside Elementary School, she was told she had to stay home until Nov. 3 because of a concern she might have been expose...

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