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(Easton, Pa. schoolgirls at the center of the case display their controversial bracelets outside the US Courthouse in Philadelphia.  Credit: Mike DeNardo)

U.S. Supreme Court Won’t Hear Dispute Over ‘I Heart Boobies’ Bracelets

The Supreme Court has rejected an appeal from the Easton Area School District that wanted to prevent students from wearing “I (heart) Boobies!” bracelets to promote breast cancer awareness among young people.

03/10/2014

(Easton, Pa. schoolgirls at the center of the case display their controversial bracelets outside the US Courthouse in Philadelphia.  Credit: Mike DeNardo)

U.S. Court Rules Pa. School Can’t Ban ‘I (Heart) Boobies!’ Bracelets

After years of litigation about students’ free speech rights, a full U.S. appeals court ruled Monday that a Pennsylvania school district cannot ban “I (heart) Boobies!” bracelets.

08/05/2013

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‘Boobies’ Bracelet Pair To Attend Pa. School Dance

Federal judges don’t often weigh in on middle-school dances. But two Pennsylvania girls have U.S. District Judge Mary McLaughlin to thank for their invites to Friday’s Snow Ball dance.

11/18/2010

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ACLU, Students Dispute Ban On ‘Boobies’ Bracelets

The American Civil Liberties Union wants an eastern Pennsylvania school district to rescind a ban on breast cancer awareness bracelets featuring the word “boobies,” saying it violates students’ free speech rights.

11/04/2010

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