Slide Court Report

Both attorneys agreed that it's a simple case. And they further agreed the plaintiff deserves damages in the form of money.

But that's where their agreement ended Monday during opening statements in a civil lawsuit against the Kern High School District, a few district employees and the family of a one-time high school student with the mental capacity of a 4-year-old.

Steven Mayer can be reached at 661-395-7353. Follow him on Facebook and on Twitter: @semayerTBC.