Our Blog: First Amendment Matters

UPDATE: Supreme Court to Hear Mahanoy Area School District v. B.L. First Amendment Speech Protection Case

May 10, 2021
By Adam Tragone
Posted in First Amendment Matters, Litigation

The Supreme Court of the United States will hear argument in Mahanoy Area School... Read more

For Title IX and Athletics Professionals in Higher Education, One Less Moving Part

November 24, 2020

Year after year, the issue of sexual misconduct in violation of Title IX on college campuses continues to confront higher education leaders.  The topic is one on which innumerable individuals and special interest... Read more

Third Circuit Broadens First Amendment Speech Protection for Students’ Off-Campus Speech

July 6, 2020
By Adam Tragone
Posted in Education, First Amendment Matters

Recently in B.L. v. Mahanoy Area Sch. Dist., the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit held that a public student’s posting on the internet website Snapchat, which occurred off-campus, was... Read more