IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURTFOR THE NORTHERN DISTRICT OF TEXASDALLAS DIVISIONISAAC MIRWIS, ETAN MIRWIS,ISAAC BUCHINE, MARK BUCHINE,ISAAC JACOBSON, and MYRAWEISFELD,Plaintiffs,v.MANSFIELD INDEPENDENT SCHOOLDISTRICT and TEXAS ASSOCIATIONOF PRIVATE AND PAROCHIALSCHOOLS,Defendants.§§§§§§§§§§§§§§§Civil Action No. ____________TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER
Before the Court is Plaintiffs’ Original Complaint, Application for TemporaryRestraining Order, and Application for Temporary and Permanent Injunction (the“Application”). Having considered the Application, the record, and the applicable law, the Courtfinds that a temporary restraining order is warranted.
This case involves a constitutional and statutory challenge to the scheduling of playoff games in the Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (“TAPPS”) Class 2–A highschool state basketball championship tournament. Plaintiffs, who are students at the Robert M.Beren Hebrew Academy (“Beren”) and current members of the Beren boys basketball team, aswell as their respective parents, seek the entry of a temporary restraining order prohibitingTAPPS and the Mansfield Independent School District (“MISD”) from conducting the Class 2–Asemifinal basketball games as currently scheduled on March 2 and 3, 2012. Plaintiffs assert that
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