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TABLE OF CONTENTS AND REVISIONS

33rd Printing July 4, 2018

 

 

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3.  ADMISSIONS TO SCHOOL

 

    G.  Student Residency

 

    H.  Free Public Education For All

 

9.  CHARTER SCHOOLS

 

A.    2018 - New Protections For California’s Charter School      Students

 

18. DISCIPLINE – SUSPENTION

 

      M. 2018 - Laws On Disruption and Defiance Discipline Indefinitely Extended And Complaint Procedures Expanded

 

N.    2018 - Pre-Suspension Conferences 

 

29.  FEES  

 

A.    THE CALIFORNIA FREE SCHOOL GUARANTEE

 

A List Of Items And Activities Which Schools Cannot Charge For

 

35. GAY, LESBIAN, BI-SEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER    STUDENT RIGHTS

 

        A.  Gender Option For School Records

 

38.  GUN CONTROL

 

     A.  2018 - No Guns On School Campuses

 

44.  PHYSICAL HEALTH  

 

      A.  Training Of Coaches Required To Identify And Treat Heat Illness

 

45.  POLICE ON CAMPUS 

 

   A.  2018 - Interrogating Minors For Criminal Misconduct On     Campus Requires Legal Counsel

 

47.  PUBLIC RECORDS 

 

       A.  2018 - Release Of Puublic Records

 

49.  SCHOOL BOARDS 

 

 A.  2018 New Voting Rights And Access To Board Materials For Student School Board Members

 

51.  SMOKING  

 

       A.  Electronic Cigarettes

 

55.  SUPERVISION OF STUDENTS 

 

         A.  Employee Codes Of Conduct, Interactions With Students

 

 62.  THE RIGHT TO FREEDOM OF SPEECH

 

        JJ.  2018 - The Right To Kneel

 

        KK.  Prohibiting Strikers From Entering School Grounds Violates The 1st Amendment

 

        LL.    Student Walkouts

Free Speech Rights And  Consequences

 

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 
1.     LEGEND
 
2.     STUDENTS RIGHTS
 
A.    An Urgent, Legal Need To Teach Student Rights
 

3.     ADMISSIONS TO SCHOOL

 

A.    A “Fundamental Interest”      

B.    Community College

 

C.    Continuation School   

D.    College Attendance

 

E.    Readmission Required After Juvenile Justice System

 

F.     2014 Federal Letter: Undocumented Students Have A Constitutional Right To A Free, K-12, Public Education

 

G.    Student Residency

 

       H.  Free Public Education For All

 

4.     ADULT STUDENTS

 

A.    Clearing Absences

 

5.     ATTENDANCE

 

A.    Excusing Students For Confidential, Medical Services

B.    Excusing Students To Travel, Work Or Study

 

C.    Expectations Of Students                    

D.    Placing Students Under Arrest

 

6.     BATHROOMS

 

A.    Safe, Clean, Operational, Open          

B.    Parents Could Sue If Not Safe…And Open    

C.    Illegal To Lock Bathrooms

 

7.    BILINGUAL_ ISSUES

 

A.    Letters, Language And Hiring

 

8.     CELL PHONES

 

A.    Cell Phone Searches Only With A Warrant Or With Student Permission

 

B.    2014 United States Supreme Court

Cell Phone Searches

 

C.    Searches of Phone Messages And Texts Are     Unconstitutional

 

D.    2011 ACLU Report

Students Have Cell Phone Privacy Rights

 

E.    ACLU And Student Interrogation At Davis High School

 

F.     Cell Phones - Rights, Regulations And Medical Needs

 

9.  CHARTER SCHOOLS

 

A.     2018 - New Protections For California’s Charter School      Students

 

10.  CHEERLEADING

 

A.    An Interscholastic Sport By 2017

 

11.  CHILD_ABUSE

 

A.    Physical Pain, Mental Suffering

 

B.    2016 - Preventing Child Abuse On School Grounds Or By School Personnel

 

C.    2015 - The California Department Of Education (CDC) And Local Educational Agencies Must Provide New Staff Training On Recognizing And Reporting Suspected Child Abuse And Neglect

 

D.    2013 - Child Abuse Reporting Requirements

 

E.    2013 -Mandated Reporters Not Immune From Lawsuits For Unwarranted Disclosures

 

F.     2010 - Child Abuse Reporting Law: Reasonable Suspicion Does Not Require Certainty

 

G.    2000 - Hazing Fines And/Or Imprisonment

 

H.    1986 – 2000 - Reporting Child Abuse

 

12.   COMPULSORY EDUCATION  

13.   CONFESSIONS FROM STUDENTS

 

14.  CONTINUATION SCHOOLS

 

A.    The Purpose Of Continuation High Schools

 

B.    Involuntary Transfers To Continuation High Schools

 

C.    Voluntary Enroll In Continuation High Schools

 

 

D.    2017 - Landmark Settlement

With Kern School District Latino And African American Students Stop Discriminatory Discipline Practices

 

15.  CORPORAL PUNISHMENT

 

16.  COUNSELOR TRAINING

 

A.    Required Professional Development

 

17.  DETENTION       

 

A.    Lunch Time Detentions Prohibited     

B.    Saturday School Is Illegal       

 

18.  DISCIPLINE - SUSPENSION                  

 

A.    Definitions      

B.    Due Process, Goss, 14th Amendment Rights    

 

C.    Due Process, Wood, 14th Amendment Rights

D.    Procedures     

 

E.    Grounds For Suspensions And Expulsions

F.     New Grounds For Suspensions And Expulsions 1/13

 

G.    Other Grounds For Suspensions Or Expulsions

H.    In-House Suspension Alternative        

 

I.      Appeals

 

J.      2013 Suspension Alternatives

        “other means of corrections”

 

K.    2013 Causing A Danger Or Threatening To Disrupt The Educational Process

 

L.    2015 “willful defiance” Law Limits Student Discipline

 

      M.  2018 - Pre-Suspension Conferences 

 

19.  DISCIPLINE - EXPULSION

 

A.    Definitions

B.    Due Process, Goss and Wood Decisions

 

C.    Grounds For Expulsion          

D.    Students With Exceptional Needs

 

E.    Due Process Rights For Expulsions

F.     Parent Right To Subpoena Witnesses For Expulsions

 

G.    Appeals          

 

20.  DISCIPLINE

      EXPULSION AND SUSPENSION ALTERNATIVES

 

21.  DISCIPLINE

RULES AND PROCEDURES

 

A.    Student Involvement Required

 

22.  DISCRIMINATION

 

A.    2009 U. S. District Court Girls And Equal Opportunity

B.    2006 California Bill of Rights For Athletes              
 

C.    2005 U. S. Supreme Court Retaliation Prohibited       

D.    1972 Equal Opportunity Required

 

E.    2014 Federal Court Test If Schools Effectively Accommodate Both Genders in Athletic Programs

 

23.   DISRUPTIVE ACTIVITIES       

 

A.    Assault And Battery   

B.    Computer Crime                    

C.    Disturbing School Meetings

D.    Fighting, Injury Or Death

E.    Graffiti           

F.     Juvenile Hall Cost And…

 

G.    Laser Pointers

H.    Loitering

I.      Outsiders On Campus

 

J.     Regulating Outsiders On Campus      

K.    Stalking          

L.    Weapons

 

24.  DRESS CODES

 

A.    Reasons For Dress Codes

 

B.    Legal Requirements For Dress Code

C.    Right To Reasonable Regulations

 

D.    Courts Uphold School Uniforms

E.    Grooming Rules

 

F.     Hair Styles                  

G.    Hats And Sunscreen Are Legal

 

25.  DRINKING, DRIVING AND JAIL FOR PARENTS

 

A.    Adults Who Provide Alcohol To Students Can Be Sued 

 

26.  DRIVING

 

A.    Loss Of Student Rights Because Of Truancy, Graffiti…

 

27.  DRUGS

 

A.    Athletes May Be Tested          

B.    Prohibited Substances

 

C.    Student Pledge Required

D.    Drug Training Program For Coaches 

E.    Drug Testing Of Students In Extra-Curricular Activities Ruled Unconstitutional

 

28.   DUE PROCESS CASES

 

A.    2008 Due Process Violated At Deer Valley High School, Antioch, CA 

 

B.    2005 Due Process At Berkeley High School, CA

 

C.    2001 Student Wins Slander Case Against Oakland CA Unified School District

 

29.   FEES

 

A.    THE CALIFORNIA FREE SCHOOL GUARANTEE

 

A List Of Items And Activities Which Schools Cannot Charge For

 

B.    1874 California Supreme Court Decision

A Free Public School System

 

C.    2013 Assembly Bill 1575

School Fees - January 2013

 

D.    2013 Assembly Bill 1575

Is Based On…

 

E.    2013 Assembly Bill 1575
             Fee Laws Taken From This Bill
 

F.     2013 Assembly Bill 1575

Filing A Complaint On Illegal Fees

 

G.     2013 Assembly Bill 1575

 Contact Information For Filing Appeal Of Illegal Fees

              With The California Department Of Education

 

H.     2013 Assembly Bill 1575
               Schools Cannot Charge Students For…

 

I.       2013  Assembly Bill 1575
               Schools May Charge Students For…

 

J.     2013 Assembly Bill 1575
       Schools May Ask Students And Parents To…
 

30.  FEES - SOME PAST LEGISLATION

 

A.    Student Fees, Deposits Or Any Other Charges Are Prohibited Unless Specifically Authorized By Law

 

B.    Extracurricular Programs Must Be Free

 

C.    Transportation Fees For Extracurricular Activities Are Illegal

 

D.    Fees For Necessary School Supplies Are Illegal

 

E.    Schools Cannot Charge Fees For All Of The Following “Necessary Supplies”

 

F.     Field Trips And Insurance Must Be Free

 

G.    Athletic Team Insurance Must Be Free

 

H.    Fees For Summer School Tuition Are Illegal

 

I.      Fees For Parking Spaces Are Illegal

 

J.     Advanced Placement Examinations Fees Are Illegal

 

K.    Interdistrict Transfer Application Fees Are Illegal

 

L.    Waivers Are Illegal

 

31.  FEES - CALIFORNIA ATTORNEY GENERAL OPINIONS, STATE LAWS AND COURT DECISIONS

 

A.    Schools Do Not Have The Authority To Charge Fees For…

 

B.    2010 Clovis Unified, Clovis California, Pays $250,000 In Student Fees Suit

 

32.  FEES -OTHER LEGISLATION

 

A.    2013 Fees for Graduation Caps and Gowns Are Prohibited

 

33.   FOSTER CARE STUDENTS

 

A.    Foster Youth, Homeless Children and Complaint Procedures

 

B.    2013 Foster Care Students

            New Graduation Options And Notice Requirements

 

34.   GANG MEMBERSHIP

 

35.     GAY, LESBIAN, BI-SEXUAL AND TRANSGENDER STUDENT RIGHTS

 

      A.  Gender Option For School Records 

 

B. 2017 Transgender Students – California Update  On   Bathroom Use

C.    2016 U.S. Appeals Court Backs Ohio Transgender Student  On Restroom Choice

 

D.    2016 Transgender Students

National Update On Bathroom Use

 

E.    2016 Transgender Students

Virginia Update On Bathroom Use

F.     2016 Transgender Students

California Update On Bathroom Use

 

G.    2016 O. K. To Wear

“Nobody Knows I’m A Lesbian” T- Shirt

 

H.    2014 United States Supreme Court Upholds California's Ban On Gay Conversion Therapy

 

I.      2013 California Transgender Student Rights To Programs And Facilities

 

J.     2013 Gay/Straight Alliance Rights Affirmed, FA

 

K.    2011 Legal Guidelines Recognizing Gay-Straight Alliances

 

L.    2011 Fair, Accurate, Inclusive Respectful Education Act

 

M.   2009 California State Supreme Court

          California Church Schools Can Expel Lesbian And Gay Students

 

N.    2009 Lesbian Harassment Award For $25,000.00

                Vallejo Unified Schools, California

 

O.    2008 United States District Court, Florida

          Principal Violates Speech Rights Of Lesbian Student Supporters

 

P.   2008 United States Court Of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

             Anti-Gay/Minority Messages Prohibited, San Diego

 

Q.     2008 Harassment Decision For Gay CA Students

 

R.     2007 U. S. Federal Ct. of Appeals, Garden Grove CA

              Lesbian Student’s Privacy Not Violated        

 

S.     2005 Gay Student Stories Find Freedom

At Bakersfield High School, CA  

 

T.    2003 Harassment Decision For Gay CA Students

 

U.    2002 Sexual Harassment Award For

       Gay Nevada Student

 

V.    2002 Harassment Decision For Gay CA Student

 

W.  1996 Sexual Harassment Award For Of Gay Student

 

36.  GRADES

 

A.    Changing A Grade     

B.    Eligibility        

C.    Excused Absences      

 

D.    Excused Absences To Obtain Medical Information

E.    Failing Grades

F.     Hearings         

 

G.    Lowering P. E. Grades

H.    Purchasing Gym Clothes        

I.      Peer Grading Allowed

 

J.     Right To Privacy                    

K.    Withholding Grades   

 

37.   GRADUATION   

 

A.    Graduation Requirements For Juvenile Court School Students And Filing A Complaint

B.    No More High School Exit Exam Requirements

C.    High School “Sham” Courses Prohibited

 

D.    Certificate Of Proficiency       

E.    Residency Requirements        

F.     Volunteer Work

 

38.  GUN CONTROL

 

     A.  2018 - No Guns On School Campuses

 

39.  HARASSMENT OF STUDENTS 

 

A.    2016 Additional Discipline For Cyber Sexual Bullying

 

B.    2016 Cyber Sexual Bullying Can Now Mean Suspension Or Expulsion

 

C.    2016 California Department Of Education Requirements For New Cyber Sexual Bullying

 

D.    2016 Cyberbullying

               Students May Be Disciplined For Electronic Bullying

 

E.    2016 California Racial Mascots Act

 

F.     2014 Law Authorizes Referring Bullying Victims And Witnesses To School Support Services

 

G.    2014 Parents Can Sue Schools For Failure To Ensure That Students Are Not Discriminated Against, Harassed Or Bullied

 

H.    2014 Office For Civil Rights, Dear Colleague Letter

On How To Respond To Harassment Or Bullying Complaints Involving Students With Disabilities

 

I.      2014 Law Establishes Preventative Solution to School Bullying

 

J.     2013 Cyberbullying

Schools Can Discipline Students For Off Campus, Electronic Bullying

 

K.   2012 “Seth Law” Amendments

To Safe Place To Learn Act Address Student    Harassment

L.   2012 Electronic Act Defined For Bullying Prohibitions

 

M.   2012 California State Supreme Court Sexual Harassment Ruling For Molested Student

 

N.    2011 Federal Racial Harassment $725,000 Award
Against New Haven Unified School District, CA

 

O.   2011 Sexual Harassment Guidance Letter To Schools

 

P.  2011 Federal Civil Rights, Sexual-Harassment Lawsuit Settlement Against Counselor, Berkeley Unified, CA

 

Q.   2009 Harassment Decision

             Parents Can Sue Public Officials For Harassment

 

R.    1999 Sexual Harassment Student-On-Students, GA
 

S.      1998 Students Harassed By Texas Teachers

 

T.     1996 Sexual Harassment Award For CA Student

 

40.  HATE CRIMES

 

41.  HOMELESS STUDENTS

 

A.    2013 Homeless Students: Immediate Enrollment In School And Eligibility For All Extracurricular Activities

 

42.  MARRIAGE, PREGNANCY AND PARENTHOOD

 

A.    Help For Teen Parents With Young Children

B.    Attending Your Regular School          

C.    Participating In Extracurricular Activities     

 

43.  PARENT RIGHTS           

 

A.    Parent Right To Visit Schools

B.    Parent Bill Of Rights

C.    2015 State Department Of Education Reminder

Parents Can Not Be Forced To Volunteer At School

 

44.    PHYSICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH

 

A.    Training Of Coaches Required To Identify And Treat Heat Illness

 

B.    Student Suicide Prevention Policies

 

C.     Student Athletes Protected From Sudden Cardiac Arrest

 

D.    Asthma Inhalers Allowed in School    

 

E.       Hazardous Work      

 

F.       Only Nutritional Beverages Allowed In High Schools

 

G.    Schools Required to Provide Free, Fresh Drinking Water

 

H.    2012 Unlicensed School Employees To Administer Emergency Epilepsy Medication

 

I.      Superior Court Settlement

             In High School, Football, Brain Injury Case

 

J.     2012 New Requirements For Student Athletes   Related To Concussions And Head Injuries

 

K.    2013 Required Concussion Training for High School Coaches

 

L.    2013 California Supreme Court

          Non-Licensed School Personnel May Administer Medication To Students

 

M.   2014 Law Limits Full-Contact Football Practices And Includes Requirements Before Students With An Head Injury Or A Concussion Can Return To Sport Participation

 

N.     2015 Law To Protect Students Suffering From Severe Allergic Reactions Or Anaphylactic Shock

 

O.     Qualified Immunity For Physicians Prescribing "EpiPens"

45.  POLICE ON CAMPUS

 

A.    2018 - Interrogating Minors For Criminal Misconduct On Campus Requires Legal Counsel

 

B.    Arrests And Interviews          

 

46.   PRIVACY

 

 A.   Abortion Ruling        

 

47.   PUBLIC RECORDS 

 

         A.  2018 - Release Of Puublic Records

 

48.   SAFETY FOR TEACHERS

 

A.    Dangerous Students    

 

49.   SCHOOL BOARDS        

 

A.    2018 New Voting Rights And Access To Board Materials  For Student School Board Members

 

B.    Student Board Members Given New Rights

 

C.    School Board Liability

 

D.    Student Membership On School Boards

 

50.    SEARCHES

 

A.      1960, 1972, 1997

               Federal/State Constitutional Guarantees

 

B.      1985 United States Supreme Court

Reasonable Standards And Constitutional Rights

 

C.     1990, 1992, 1996

              Legal Searches           

 

D.      2000, 2001

               Illegal Searches         

 

E.       2000 

        School’s Random Canine Drug Search Is Unconstitutional

 

F.      1985, 2001

 Court Decision Makes Previous Illegal Searches Legal

 

G.     2003

Resource Officers May Search Students On Campus   Based On Reasonable Suspicion, Hayward H. S., CA

 

H.     2005

School And City Violations of Student Civil Rights Settled, New Haven Unified, Union City, CA

    

 

I.        2006

Police Search of Baggy Clothed Teenager Ruled Illegal

 

J.     2009

U. S. Supreme Court

Strip Search Violates 4th Amendment

 

K.    2010

 School Officials May Search Student, Livermore CA

 

L.     2010

Search Of Student Who Left Campus, Without      Permission And Then   Returned Was Lawful

51.  SMOKING

 

A.    Electronic Cigarettes

B.    Legal Age To Buy Tobacco Is Now 21

 

52.     SPECIAL EDUCATION

 

A.    2016 Federal Dear Colleague Letter

Guidance On Discipline And Behavioral Supports For Students With Disabilities

 

B.    2015

9th U. S. Circuit Court. Of Appeals

           Required Due Process Hearings

 

C.   Special Education Information 1973-2013

 

D.   2007

             U. S. Supreme Court

             Parents Can Represent Themselves

 

E.    Free Appropriate Public Education Is Available To Special  Education Students Until Age 21

 

F.     Special Education Students And Graduation Ceremonies      

G.    2009

U. S. Supreme Court

Private School Tuition Required

 

H.  2010

9th Circuit Court Of Appeals

Parents Can Obtain Money Damages For Failure To Provide Special Education, Hawaii

 

53.     STUDENT EVALUATION OF TEACHERS

 

54.   STUDENT RECORDS    

 

A.      How To Complain If These Rights Are Violated

B.       Access Rights           

C.      Record Access Policy           

 

55.  SUPERVISION OF STUDENTS

 

A.      Athletic And Social Activities

B.      Examples Of Negligence       

 

C.     Liability On And Off Campus

D.     Open Campus Liability
 

E.     Physical And Moral Supervision       

F.      Requirements For Those Who Supervise Students

 

56.  TESTING

 

A.   U. S. Court Of Appeals, 9th Cir. San Francisco, 2/02

 

57.  THE CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHTS OF STUDENTS

 

A.       Students Are “Persons” Under The Constitution

 

B.       “Students And Teachers Do Not Shed Their Freedom Of     Speech…At The School-House Gate…”

 

C.      The Rights To “Due Process Of Law” And To “Equal Protection Of The Law

 

D.       Students And Specific Constitutional Rights

 

E.       Students Have A Legal Right To Attend School

 

F.      “For Every Right There Is A Corresponding    Responsibility.”

 

58.  THE FIRST AMENDMENTS FREEDOMS

 

59.  THE RIGHT TO ASSEMBLE AND PETITION

 

A.    The Right To Peacefully Publicize Grievances At School

 

60.  THE RIGHT TO FREEDOM OF THE PRESS

 

A.    California Constitution, U. S. Court Of Appeals, 9th Circuit

 

B.    Censorship

Head, 1970, United States Supreme Court

Tinker, 1969, United States Supreme Court

 

C.    Constitutional Requirements For Student Publications

 

United States Constitution

Bright, 1976, California State Supreme Court

Hazelwood, 1988, United States Supreme Court

             E. C. 48907

 

D.    Library Books

             Wexner, 1989

 

E.    Prior Restraint

             Fujishima, 1972, United States Supreme Court

 

F.     Right To Distribute Literature And Propose Strike

Mandel, 1969, California Appellate Court, Los Angeles 

 

G.    Soliciting Money For Underground Newspapers Allowed

Scoville, 1970, U. S. Federal Court, 7th Circuit, Illinois

 

H.    Some Censorship Allowed      

Leeb, 1988, California Appellate Court

 

I.      Journalism Teacher Protection/Student Right To Sue

1st Amendment, United States Constitution And The California Constitution

 

61.  THE RIGHT TO FREEDOM OF RELIGION    

 

A.    Instruction

1982, United States Supreme Court, Engle And Other Decisions: California, New York…

 

B.    Schools Cannot Ban Religious Literature       

2003, Hill, 9th U. S. Circuit Court of Appeals, Arizona

 

C.     Separation Of Church And State                   

1981, C.T.A., California Supreme Court        

 

D.     Teaching About Religion       

 1993, CA State Board Of Ed. Handbook on Religion

 

E.    The Equal Access Act 

1984, The Equal Access Act, Public Law 98-337         

 

F.      The Equal Access Act And Religious Clubs   

2002, Prince, 9th U. S. Circuit Court of Appeals          

G.     The Teaching Of Creation And Evolution     

 1987, Aguillard, LA, United States Supreme Court

 

H.     Intelligent Design, An Unconstitutional Lesson

 2005, Kitzmiller, U. S. Dist. Court, PA

 

2006, Newman, U. S. District Court CA Intelligent Design

I.       Questionnaires And Parent Rights

 1986, CA State Depart. Handbook on Student Rights

 

J.     United States Supreme Court Decisions On Prayer

 

1963, Abington, U. S. Supreme Ct., Pennsylvania

1982, Engle, United States Supreme, New York

1985, Wallace, United States Supreme, Alabama

 

K.     1981 Decision

Prayer At California School Assemblies Is Not     Protected

 

L.     1987 Decision

 Prayer At California Graduations Is Not Protected   

 

M.     2000 U. S. Supreme Court Decision

  Prayer At Texas Football Games Is Not Protected

 

N.      2000 United States Supreme Court Decision

  Prayer At Assemblies, Graduations Is Not Protected

 

O.      2001 United States Supreme Court Decision

  Prayer At California Graduations Is Not Protected  

 

P.      2001 United States Supreme Court Decision

Prayer, Initiated By Students, At Assemblies, Graduations, Sporting Events And Any School Related Events Is Protected  

 

Q.    2003 Decision

California Graduation Speech Which Proselytized

Is Not Protected          

 

R.    2007 United States District Court

Valedictorian’s 1st Amendments Rights Violated At Graduation

 

S.     2010 United States Supreme Court

Rejection Of Religious Song At Graduation Is Not Unconstitutional

 

T.    2008 United States District Court, Central California That Schools Must Provide Student Bible Clubs Same Access As Others

 

U.    2011 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, Texas

Public Prayer Allowed At High School Graduation

 

V.    2011 - 9th U. S. Circuit Court Of Appeals, San    Francisco, Teacher Free To Criticize Religion, Capistrano, CA

 

W.  2011 - 9th U. S. Circuit Ct. Of Appeals, San Francisco, CA, Teacher Does Not Have Right To Display Religious Banners, Poway, CA

 

 

62.  THE RIGHT TO FREEDOM OF SPEECH

 

A.    1943 United States Supreme Court     

Flag Salute

 

B.    1970 Federal Court     

Flag Salute

 

C.    2005 United States Supreme Court

Flag Salute “under God”

 

D.    1969 United States Supreme Court     

A Black Arm Band Worn By Students…

 

E.    1969 United States Supreme Court

Speech In The Classroom

 

F.     1970 California Appellate Court of Appeals   

Speech In The Classroom

 

G.   1969, 1973, 1988 CA And Supreme Court Decisions

Adults On Campus     

 

H.    1969, 1970, 1973 Brooks, Stacy, Molpus and Vael

Controversial Speakers

 

I.      1972 United States Supreme Court 

School Board Rules Governing Free Expression

 

J.     1972 United States Supreme Court                 

Illegal Speech

 

K.    1986 United States Supreme Court

Illegal Speech 

 

L.    1992 The California State Legislature

Free Speech

 

M.   1992 California Private School

Free Speech

 

N.    2000 Superior Court, Seattle, Washington

Free Speech Rights On The Internet

 

O.    2000 U. S. Federal Court, Missouri    

Free Speech Rights On The Internet

 

P.     2000 United States Federal Court, Cleveland

Free Speech Rights On The Internet

 

 

Q.    2000 United States District Court, Seattle, Washington

Free Speech Rights On The Internet

 

R.    2000 Pennsylvania and Indiana

Students Violate Free Speech In Cyberspace  

 

S.     2006 Federal District Court, Pennsylvania

Government Censorship of Internet Speech Ruled Unconstitutional

 

T.    2008 California Law

On Cyber-Bullying Students And School Employees - Electronic Bullying A Reason For Suspension/Expulsion

 

U.    2010 District Court Of Appeals, Los Angeles CA

Threatening Website Posts Not Protected As Free Speech

 

V.    2001 9th United States Circuit Court Of Appeals

Expulsion Upheld For Violent Poem, Washington State

 

W.  2004 California State Supreme Court

Teen Poem Was Not A Clear Cut Criminal Threat    

 

X.    2005 United States Court Of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

Sex Questions Do Not Violate Parent Rights  

 

Y.    2007 United States Supreme Court

“Bong Hits 4 Jesus” Takes A Big Hit In Alaska

 

Z.    2007 California Superior Court

Free Speech Settlement in Napa California School’s Dress Code “Sock” Case

 

AA.     2008 United States Supreme Court

Free Speech Rights Violated When Principal Censor    Student Editorial On “Immigration”,  Novato CA

 

BB.   2009 United States Ninth Circuit Court Of Appeals

Student Walkout To Protest Immigration Issues Not     Protected By 1st Amendment Rights/Ontario CA

 

CC.  2011 On Line Insult of Teacher Not Cyber-Bullying, Sacramento California

 

DD.      2012 United States Supreme Court

Online Insults Of Teachers Or Administrators Might Not Always Result In Student Discipline

 

EE.     2012 ACLU Of Northern CA And The Asian Caucus

Online Insults Of Teachers Or Administrators Might Not Always Result In Student Discipline

 

FF.    2014 District Wins Appeal On American Flag T-Shirt, Cinco de Mayo Issue, Live Oak High School, Morgan Hill CA

GG. 2015 Laws Address On Line Student Privacy And Technology Issues

 

HH.  Disciplining Students For Off-Campus Sexual Harassment Proper Under First Amendment

 

II.  2016 Update - Students Do Not Have A Free Speech  Right To Leave School To Participate In Protests

 

        JJ.    2018 The Right To Kneel

 

        KK. 2018 Prohibiting Strikers From Entering School Grounds Violates The 1st Amendment

 

        LL.    2018 Student Walkouts

Free Speech Rights And Consequences

 

63.  TRUANCY

 

64.  WILLIAMS vs. CALIFORNIA

 

A Class Action Suit About Educational Resources

 

65.  STUDENT ADVOCACY RESOURCES        

 

A.    LEGAL RESOURCES

B.    SPECIAL EDUCATION RESOURCES

C.    OTHER EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

 

66.  CODE OF ETHICS FOR THE EDUCATION PROFESSION

 

A.    PREAMBLE

B.    COMMITMENT TO THE STUDENT

C.    COMMITMENT TO THE PUBLIC

D.    COMMITMENT TO THE PROFESSION

E.    UNPROFESSIONAL CONDUCT

 

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