This Day in Liberal Judicial Activism-April 20

2006—In Harper v. Poway Unified School District, a divided panel of the Ninth Circuit rules that the First Amendment permits schools to impose viewpoint-discriminatory restrictions on student speech. The case arose when Tyler Harper wore an anti-homosexuality T-shirt to his high school in response to the school’s sponsorship of a gay-rights event. The school ordered Harper not to wear the T-shirt. Judge Stephen Reinhardt’s majority opinion rules that schools may bar “derogatory and...

What feeling does this article give you?

#hashtags to follow:

Harper [+]    Unified School District [+]    Ninth Circuit [+]    Amendment [+]    Tyler Harper [+]    Stephen Reinhardt [+]   

More #news: