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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>  
How free is student speech?
By David L. Hudson Jr. Despite 40 years of rulings addressing student expression, questions remain. 05.07.09
Ind. student journalists caught up in legal snare
By Gene Policinski Let's hope that state lawmakers will move soon to correct law that unfairly and unnecessarily hinders student journalists. 05.03.09
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Clothing, dress codes & uniforms
K-12 newspapers & yearbooks
Underground papers & off-campus speech
Book censorship
Hate speech & speech codes
Pledge of Allegiance in public schools
Speaking out in school