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Tinker v. Des Moines

Tinker v. Des Moines

March 22, 2018

Hide Yo’ Rump

Erika Siemasko, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018

James Ingraham did not deserve the outrageous punishment he received. School is supposed to be a place of safety and comfort.   The case of Ingraham v. Wright took place on April 19, 1977, and ruled that corporal punishmen...

Lindsey Laudenslager, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018

Morris A. Kent had his jurisdiction waived in juvenile court allowing him to be tried as an adult, after receiving no thorough investigation or hearing. According to the Economist.com, Between 1990 and 2010 the amount of juveniles...

School Administrators will always try to have power over their students… regardless of your rights

Emily Wood

March 22, 2018

The search of a student’s purse at a New Jersey high school was a violation of not only the Fourth Amendment but also her privacy. In 1985, at a New Jersey high school, a teacher found two teenage girls smoking cigar...

Piscataway High School Checks Students Bags

Alessandra Basile, Staff Writer

March 22, 2018

A New Jersey High School claimed to have the right to search students belongings if a suspicion of drug possession is made. Are students rights taken away from them as they walk into the building? Well, it turns out they legally are...

Come to the office to be paddled!

Erin Drew, Staff Writer

March 21, 2018

Teachers or any staff at a school should not be allowed to hit a student as a punishment, no matter how bad the student has acted. According to the Supreme Court, depending if your town allows it or not, teachers can use corporal...

Student Athletes Now Required to Participate in Drug Testing for Safety of Others

March 21, 2018

Student Athletes Are Now Being Drug Tested Even Without Suspicion of Use An official investigation led to the discovery that high school athletes in the Vernonia School District participated in illicit drug use. The school’s...

Know Your Rights!

Know Your Rights!

March 21, 2018

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