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New York cyberbullying law violates First Amendment, state appeals court says

07.02.2014 | Student Press Law Center | Advocates for Children of New York, which signed the amicus brief alongside SPLC, is pleased with the ruling, said Dawn Yuster, the group’s School Justice Project director. “Advocates for Children strongly supports positive approaches to discipline, such as ones that improve the school climate and keep kids out of jail,” Yuster said. “Both laws like this one and zero tolerance policies that push kids out of the classroom do nothing to respond to what causes bullying.” Read article