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Supreme Court
Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin v. Southworth, 529 U.S. 217 (2000)
Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier, 484 U.S. 260 (1988)

Hosty v. Carter (7th Cir. 2005)
Kincaid v. Gibson, 236 F.3d 342 (6th Cir. 2001)
Student Government Association v. Board of Trustees of the University of Massachusetts, 868 F.2d 473 (1st Cir. 1989)
Stanley v. McGrath, 719 F.2d 279 (8th Cir. 1983)
Schiff v. Williams, 519 F.2d 257 (5th Cir. 1975)
Joyner v. Whiting, 477 F.2d 456 (4th Cir. 1973)

Law of the Student Press, (2nd ed.). Washington, D.C.: Student Press Law Center, 1994

Fiore, Mark, "Trampling the 'Marketplace of Ideas': The Case Against Extending Hazelwood to College Campuses,” University of Pennsylvania Law Review, June 2002
Russell, Lauren, “Having Press Problems?” Student Leader Magazine, spring 2002
“A Grossly Offensive Policy,” in the Georgetown Hoya, Oct. 23, 2001

Student Press Law Center’s Newspaper Theft Forum
Student Press Law Center — Nonprofit advocate for student free-press rights, providing information, advice and legal assistance at no charge to students and educators
SPLC Guide to Surviving Underground — Legal manual for publishers of independent student newspapers
American Society of Newspaper Editors’ High School Journalism Project — Geared toward teen journalists, their teachers and guidance counselors, as well as editors and staffs of professional daily newspapers

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