school yoga

School yoga program ‘passes constitutional muster’

School yoga program ‘passes constitutional muster’

Judge John Meyer ruled Monday morning that an Encinitas school yoga program can continue, setting a legal precedent in possibly the first trial of its kind.

Attorney against school yoga program delivers closing arguments

Attorney against school yoga program delivers closing arguments

ENCINITAS — Attorney Dean Broyles, representing the plaintiff’s case, kicked off closing arguments Tuesday by stating many Westerners have a difficult time comprehending Eastern religions.

School yoga trial stretches on

School yoga trial stretches on

ENCINITAS — The first three days of trial for a lawsuit seeking to end a school yoga program saw plenty of twists and turns. At one point, a witness even left the stand, took off her shoes and demonstrated the lotus pose for the entire courtroom.

EUSD yoga trial underway

EUSD yoga trial underway

ENCINITAS — A lawsuit seeking the end of a school yoga program has been a lightning rod for controversy. On Monday, the case kicked off in a downtown San Diego courtroom.