CokeBear: Lawyer for the school district:If the school district wishes to appeal the court's ruling, the case would go to the U.S. Supreme Court. District solicitor John Freud says that although the school disagrees with the ruling, they're not sure it is their place to take their case to the nation's highest court.
Marcus Aurelius: Is there anything in life more petty than a middle school administrator?
AverageAmericanGuy: Just ban all bracelets. Duh.
sniderman: That does it. I'm printing up a bunch of t-shirts that say "I (heart) A Finger Up My Ass" to raise prostate cancer awareness.
Psycoholic_Slag: I prefer pins to bracelets.
Psycoholic_Slag: sniderman: That does it. I'm printing up a bunch of t-shirts that say "I (heart) A Finger Up My Ass" to raise prostate cancer awareness.How about this angle?[blogs.westword.com image 345x452][www.thebrewworks.com image 400x286]
Marcus Aurelius: Is there anything in life more p
gfid: AverageAmericanGuy: Just ban all bracelets. Duh.They had already done that.FTA: The case began a year ago when two middle school students, Brianna Hawk and Kayla Martinez, filed suit after being suspended for defying their school's ban on the bracelets.Also, check this part out:"It explicitly says school children talk about important things, and when they (do) ... that's the kind of speech we want to protect and promote,"What? I thought the whole idea of Free Speech was to protect speech that might be unpopular, not just speech that we want to "promote".So what happens when some kid wears a bracelet that says "Jesus died for your sins" or maybe a t-shirt that says "No blood for oil"?Well, we don't want to promote that kind of speech, do we?
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