Free Speech
2 weeks ago
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First Amendment backers see free speech fading at colleges

Many First Amendment defenders worry free speech is fading as a priority among today's college students.
Burgaw Police Department
1 month ago
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Street preacher files lawsuit against Town of Burgaw, police chief

A lawsuit has been filed by a street preacher who was cited during the 2016 NC Blueberry Festival violating a Burgaw town ordinance.
6 months ago
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School board upholds suspension for teacher who stepped on flag

A North Carolina school board has upheld the 10-day suspension of a high school teacher who stepped on the American flag during a First Amendment lesson.
12 months ago
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Citing free speech, NC cyberbullying law struck down

North Carolina's cyberbullying law designed to protect children from harassing online posts has been found unconstitutional.
1 year ago
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Fired Mocksville police officers’ case goes to federal court

Three officers who say they were fired for telling state officials about corruption within the Mocksville Police Department will finally have their case heard by a jury.
1 year ago
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Lawmaker: Backlash on reporter registry bill made point

The South Carolina legislator whose journalism registry proposal touched off a media firestorm says he never actually wanted to require reporters to register with the state, but the instant backlash made his point.