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Pennsylvania school drops ban on pro wrestling T-shirt
Only student expression causing substantial disruption of classwork can be restricted, says American United for Separation of Church and State.   12.25.99

State appeals court: School district can prohibit teacher from distributing fliers
Administrators' interests in an efficient workplace free of disruption trump teacher's free-speech rights, Washington judges rule.   12.23.99

ACLU challenges Louisiana's anti-communist propaganda law
1962 law is 'clearly content-based, unenforceable and vague,' says plaintiffs' attorney.   12.22.99

Federal appeals court upholds firing of fire marshal for profane language
Oklahoma city employee's speech a matter of private, not public, importance, judges find.   12.21.99

Federal appeals panel strikes down key provisions of computer child-porn law
'Congress has no compelling interest in regulating sexually explicit materials that do not contain visual images of actual children,' 9th Circuit rules.   12.20.99

Washington court: Prison can bar sex offender from writing to his niece
Appeals justices find that restriction is 'narrowly tailored to meet the concerns facing the prison.'   12.17.99

Case of student expelled for poem could test First Amendment in public schools
Washington teen's lawsuit says 'the Constitution's protection of speech is not measured against the social backdrop of the times.'   12.16.99

Colorado court upholds conviction of man who took suggestive photos of minor
Judges find obscenity standard may be adjusted when dealing with child pornography.   12.14.99

Bar owner asks Supreme Court to overturn ruling on gay art
'The First Amendment does provide any less protection to gay art than heterosexual art,' says attorney for owner of Nebraska gay bar.   12.10.99

Ohio appeals court reverses conviction of woman who cursed in store
Words not 'fighting words' because they did not incite others, court rules.   12.09.99



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