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By David L. Hudson Jr.
First Amendment scholar
For the first time in nearly 20 years the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on a pure student free-expression claim in the June 2007 case Morse v. Frederick. However, uncertainty remains over some kinds of student speech. FULL STORY>  
Pa. student loses case in fake MySpace profile of principal
By David L. Hudson Jr. Federal district judge rules 10-day suspension did not violate First Amendment because girl's off-campus posting 'is merely an attack on the school's principal' and false to boot. 09.23.08
Calif. teacher can pursue free-speech claim against district
Federal judge refuses to dismiss case, saying classroom banners that include words 'God' and 'Creator' provide 'healthy exposure' to diverse ideas. 09.11.08

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