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Update on The Scout and legal accountability

10 Apr

Overland  High principal Leon Lundie issued a statement on April 4 that students  had misunderstood his simple concerns about an article and  misinterpreted his comments as a moratorium on future print publications  and censorship on an article that was simply “unbalanced.” <em>The Scout</em> is set to print the rest of the year without prior review. […]

Learning from The Scout

30 Mar

In the weeks since first attacking the student newspaper, The Scout, at Overland High School in Aurora, CO, the administration has waffled between various excuses, explanations and accusations. The story in question, which paid tribute to a student’s death, was said to be too controversial. It wasn’t balanced. It wasn’t fit for a student newspaper […]