By Michael Johnson, Policy Analyst
Family Foundation of Kentucky
“It can hardly be argued that either students or teachers shed their constitutional rights to freedom of speech or expression at the schoolhouse gate.”
Despite declarations by the U.S. Supreme Court in Tinker v. Des Moines, students continue to be wrongfully silenced throughout our nation’s schools. The Student Free Speech and Religious Freedom Act (SB 71) is part of the solution for Kentucky’s students.