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Beverly Hills High School principal files lawsuit against district
Beverly Hills High School principal files lawsuit against district

The principal of Beverly Hills High School filed a federal lawsuit against the school district Wednesday, alleging that officials routinely ignored his complaints of racial discrimination and retaliated against him through attacks in the media, harassment and by denying job opportunities to him and his family. In a 32-page complaint filed in federal court, Carter Paysinger, who became principal in 2010, accused the Beverly Hills Unified School District of a host of charges. The complaint cites discriminatory comments by board members toward the African American administrator and deliberate leaks of information to the Los Angeles Times and other newspapers. It also alleges that the...

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