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Students Learn about their Rights

March 22nd 2017

Students Learn about their Rights (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 22, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Can a principal strip search a student if they believe they have drugs on them?  Can a student flip off a teacher at a restaurant?  Can a school censor items in the student-run school paper? These and many other issues were […]

Law Column: Should Parents be Told if Someone Brings a Gun to School?

February 1st 2016

Law Column: Should Parents be Told if Someone Brings a Gun to School? (Guest View by Lisa Schmidt, Schmidt Law Services LLC, Feb. 1, 2016) Do you have a right to know if another student brings a gun to your child’s school? That’s the debate happening in Belleville, Michigan right now after administrators kept a […]