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Happy July 4th!

On July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence. You can read the document and learn more at http://1.usa.gov/1mTjvUb.

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Happy July 4!

On July 4, 1776, the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence. You can read the document and learn more @ http://1.usa.gov/1qFgRXG and http://1.usa.gov/1mTjvUb.

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Happy July 4!

On this date in 1776 the Continental Congress adopted the Declaration of Independence. Read the document and learn more @ http://1.usa.gov/1qFgRXG and http://1.usa.gov/1mTjvUb.

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Can A Middle School Censor a Student’s Speech?

A New York Court said absolutely. A student sued her School District after she was told to delete certain language from her “moving up” speech from middle school to high school.  The language at issue was– “As we say our … Continue reading

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Can A Release Revoke One’s Right to Privacy?

A decision was filed on January 18, 2011, finding a plaintiff lacked a right to privacy (under the 14th Amendment), in his juvenile record, after signing a release form.  In that case, the aforementioned plaintiff enlisted in the Army.  A few months later, his recruiter … Continue reading

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