ACLU: Conn. School Wrong to Outlaw An...

ACLU: Conn. School Wrong to Outlaw Anti-Gay Shirt

There are 3 comments on the EDGE story from Jun 6, 2012, titled ACLU: Conn. School Wrong to Outlaw Anti-Gay Shirt. In it, EDGE reports that:

The American Civil Liberties Union on Tuesday said a Connecticut high school violated a student's rights to free expression by asking him to remove a T-shirt with an anti-gay message.

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Breckenridge, CO

#1 Jun 6, 2012
Those that want free speech must defend free speech.

Mississauga, Canada

#2 Jun 6, 2012
Would they let students wear t shirts with anti black,anti muslim, anti abortion ect,ect.....I think not
So they are right in not allowing it to be worn.

Rochester, MN

#3 Jun 6, 2012
High School Administrations are responsible for ensuring the safety of their students. Lots of schools have dress codes--anything profane, or referencing drugs or violence, basically anything that they would consider harmful to the health and well-being of their students, is not allowed to be worn. A "hate shirt" would fall under that category.

So as far as I'm concerned, this is nothing new. I don't know what the ACLU is smoking.

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