Sherri Davis, Fightin' Teacher: Yes, A Lawsuit Is Coming
To the surprise of absolutely no one familiar with the litigious ways of America, the mother of the kidfamously caught on video
getting a beatdown from his teacher is suing.
And there's a press conference involved!!
The Houston personal-injury law firm of Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend has announced a 1 p.m. press conference today to say that Alesha Johnson, mother of 13-year-old Isaiah Reagins, is suing the ass off the teacher and Jamie's Charter School.
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The teacher, Sherri Davis, has since been fired from the charter school. Turns out she didn't have a teaching certificate, according to the Houston Chronicle, but she didn't need one anyway because of the school's charter status.
The law firm's announcement -- both the mother and the kid will be there!! -- praises the student "who courageously came forward with the video evidence" of the incident.
It doesn't quite praise her "for making our case a slam dunk," but then again it doesn't have to.
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