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High School Student Speech and "Be Happy, Not Gay" T-Shirt:
By Eugene Volokh
The Seventh Circuit, in Nuxoll v. Indian Prairie School Dist. #204, just held that a student did have the right to wear such a T-shirt. (The student was wearing it...
Full post as published by The Volokh Conspiracy on April 24, 2008 ( boomark
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7th Rules In Favor Of Student Who Wanted To Wear A "Be Happy, Not Gay" T-Shirt There seems to be more and more free speech claims brought by students against school districts. Nuxoll v. Indian Prairie School Dist., __F.3d___(7th Cir. April 23, 2008) is one such case...
Lemons Into Lemonade: Anti-Gay T-Shirt Spurs Great Free Speech Opinion Kudos to Judge Ilana Rovner on the Seventh Circuit for her concurring opinion in Nuxoll v. Indian Prairie School District. A student in a suburban Chicago high school wanted to wear a "Be Happy, Not Gay" t-shirt on a Day...
Seventh Upholds Students Right to Wear Be Happy, Not Gay T-Shirt Nuxoll v. Indian Prairie School District, 08-1050 (7th Cir., April 23, 2008) In a late-breaking school speech case, the Seventh Circuit has concluded that a high school sophomore is entitled to a preliminary injunction that allows him to wear a banned t-shirt opposing homosexuality...
ACLU opposes school in "Be Happy Not Gay" T-Shirt case The American Civil Liberties Union has joined a Naperville high school student in her fight to wear a T-shirt that expresses opposition to homosexuality on moral grounds.
7th Circuit Upholds Anti-Gay T-Shirt In a ruling I've been waiting for, the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a student's right to wear a mildly anti-gay t-shirt in response to the Day of Silence protest (see full ruling here)...
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