The case concerned the censorship of two articles in The Spectrum, the student newspaper of Hazelwood East High School in St. Louis County, Missouri, 1983. When the school principal removed an article concerning divorce and another concerning teen pregnancy, the student journalists sued, claiming that their First Amendment rights had been violated.What was the case Hazelwood School District v Kuhlmeier law students?
Hazelwood School District v. Kuhlmeier Law Students: Don’t know your Bloomberg Law login? Register here Brief Fact Summary. A school principal censored a student newspaper by removing some of the articles prior to publication. Synopsis of Rule of Law.Who are the petitioners of the Hazelwood East High School District?
Petitioners are the Hazelwood School District in St. Louis County, Missouri; various school officials; Robert Eugene Reynolds, the principal of Hazelwood East High School; and Howard Emerson, a teacher in the school district. Respondents are three former Hazelwood East students who were staff members of Spectrum, the school newspaper.What is Hazelwood v Des Moines independent community school district?
Des Moines Independent Community School District (1969), are considered landmark decisions for defining the right of expression for students in public schools. While subsequent court rulings have varied on when Hazelwood applies, the case remains a strong precedent in the regulation of student speech.