Study This, Mr. Principal: Student Wins Web Case
Posted Apr 10, 2007 7:19 PM CDT
By Martha Neil
Placing a middle school student on probation for criticizing a school principal in expletive-laden language on a MySpace page violated her First Amendment right of free speech, the Indiana Court of Appeals ruled Monday. It ordered a juvenile court that had found her delinquent and put her on probation to set aside the penalty.