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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>  
 
Judge rejects student's blog claim, allows T-shirt issue to proceed
By David L. Hudson Jr. Federal judge hands Connecticut school officials a victory, but trial will proceed on student Avery Doninger's censorship claim. 01.20.09
 
Ky. bill aims to protect student press
If measure passes, state will join at least seven others that have enacted some form of protections for high school journalists. 01.22.09


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