Stories tagged: constitutional rights
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 8:23 a.m.
Jury deciding school isolation booth case
A federal jury is deciding whether the Longview School District violated the constitutional rights of five former students who claimed they were placed inside an isolation booth at an elementary …
UPDATED: Fri., March 24, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
In response to hate speech, Spokane Valley Councilman Ed Pace proposes proclamation to uphold anti-discrimination laws
Spokane Valley Councilman Ed Pace proposes proclamation in support of “human rights”
Sun., Sept. 14, 2014
Spin Control: What’s right when it comes to rights?
OLYMPIA – Standing in line at Safeway one evening last week, I was reminded that almost everyone considers themselves an expert in constitutional law. An irate shopper was unhappy that …
Thu., April 17, 2014
Rep. Matt Shea travels to Nevada to support defiant rancher
Spokane Valley state legislator Matt Shea traveled to Nevada last weekend to support defiant rancher Cliven Bundy’s stand that he doesn’t have to pay grazing fees on federal land. Shea …
Mon., April 26, 2010, 12:45 p.m.
Free speech versus kids and violent video games
The Supreme Court will decide whether free speech rights are more important than helping parents keep violent material away from children.