Should two elementary school principals be subject to suit, after they prevented students from distributing religious-themed gifts in schools?
That was the main focus of a May 23 argument before the full 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Doug Morgan, et al. v. Lynn Swanson, et al. The case also raises an issue of first impression for the 5th Circuit: Does the free-speech clause of the First Amendment protect student-to-student distribution of religious, noncurricular materials in public elementary schools?
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