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Blast from the Past: Read Original News Articles from the Historic Island Trees Book Banning Case

By |2019-03-07T23:42:06-04:00June 25th, 2013|Blog|

Thirty-one years ago today, the Supreme Court upheld students rights to read in the Island Trees School district in Long Island. The 5-4 decision of Board of Education vs. Pico found that the school board violated the First Amendment when they removed certain books from junior high and high school libraries after parents complained they were “objectionable.” Check out some [...]