Suspension and ban of student from graduation is unnecessary and unconstitutional
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ACLU Urges Independence School Let Senior Who Apologized for Prank Participate in Graduation Ceremony
School District’s Unduly Harsh Discipline Violates Student’s Free Speech Rights
In Gideon v. Wainwright, the Supreme Court of the United States refers to lawyers in criminal cases as necessities rather than luxuries. That is because without counsel the U.S. Constitution’s Sixth Amendment’s promise to a fair trial is broken.