No. 16-2473.

844 F.3d 387 (2016)

Lori MOECK, In her capacity as parent and natural guarding of C.M. and A.M.; C.M. a minor; A.M., a minor v. PLEASANT VALLEY SCHOOL DISTRICT; Douglas C. Arnold, Superintendent of Schools, Pleasant Valley School District; Anthony A. Fadule, Assistant Superintendent of Schools, Pleasant Valley School District; John J. Gress, Principal, Pleasant Valley School District: Mark Getz, Wrestling Coach, Pleasant Valley School District Pleasant Valley School District, Appellant.

United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit.

(Filed: December 23, 2016).

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Michael I. Levin, Esq. , Paul J. Cianci, Esq. , Levin Legal Group, P.C., 1301 Masons Mill Business Park, 1800 Byberry Road, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006, Counsel for Appellant.

Michael C. Schwartz, Esq. , Jonathan J. James, Esq. , James, Schwartz & Associates, P.C., 1500 Walnut Street, 21st Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19102, Counsel for Appellees.

Before: SMITH, Chief Judge, McKEE and SHWARTZ, Circuit Judges.


Pleasant Valley School District (the "School District") appeals the District Court's order denying its motions for sanctions pursuant to Fed. R. Civ. P. 11 against Plaintiffs and their counsel. Because the District Court appropriately exercised its wide discretion in concluding the motions lacked...

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