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Savana Redding

Stripping and Searching

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 06.26.2012 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

Things are not nearly as bleak as commentators would have had us believe after the U.S. Supreme Court announced its decision in the recent case of Florence v. County of Burlington.

Savana Redding Strip Search Violates Teen Rights

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Supreme Court ruled today that school officials' strip search of a then-13-year-old Arizona teen suspected of possessing a painkiller violated the...

The Right Fight for Progressives Over the Souter Vacancy

Doug Kendall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Doug Kendall

If conservatives insist on using slogans like "judicial activism" and "legislating from the bench," then at the very least, such terms should be applied to liberal and conservative nominees consistently.

Judges Gone Wild

Dennis Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dennis Danziger

If the Supreme Court rules in favor of allowing school administrators to order students to take it all off, there may be some uncomfortable moments in tough inner city schools like the one where I teach.

Teaching School Children to Live in a Totalitarian Society

John W. Whitehead | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
John W. Whitehead

A 15-year-old African-American student was expelled for possession of a "weapon" in violation of the school's zero tolerance policy. The weapon in question was a nail clipper with a 2-inch metal nail file.