Friday, October 17, 2008

Judge: School was Right to Suspend Student over Fake MySpace Profile

by Andy Carvin

 

A court has ruled that a school was within its rights for suspending a student who created an offensive fake MySpace page for the school principal. The ruling brings together a number of legal precedents regarding the difficult question of what happens when students’ actions take place beyond the schoolhouse gate, but reverberate back through it.

 

Read more:

http://www.pbs.org/teachers/learning.now/2008/10/judge_school_was_right_to_susp.html

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