Katherine Evans Suspended Over 'Facebook' Comments Sues Former Principal

01/09/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Jennifer Mooney Piedra McClatchy Washington Bureau

A recent graduate of Pembroke Pines Charter High filed a lawsuit against the school's principal for allegedly violating her First Amendment rights, after she was suspended for posting negative comments on the Internet about a teacher.

The American Civil Liberties Union filed the lawsuit Monday in federal court, on behalf of Katherine Evans, 18, of Pembroke Pines.

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