A.M. v. Cash, No. 08-10477 - U.S. Fifth Circuit
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A.M. v. Cash, No. 08-10477

In a First Amendment action challenging a school's prohibition on displaying the Confederate flag, summary judgment for defendants is affirmed where: 1) defendants reasonably anticipated that visible displays of the Confederate flag would cause substantial disruption of, or material interference with, school activities; 2) the policy gave students adequate notice of what clothing was prohibited; and 3) plaintiffs failed to provide evidence that the ban was enforced unequally.

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Appellate Information

Filed October 9, 2009

Judges

Opinion by Judge Dennis