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Social Media: U.S. Supreme Court to Weigh Threats on Social Media

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 16th June 2014

U.S. Supreme Court to Weigh Threats on Social Media http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/school_law/2014/06/supreme_court_to_weigh_threats.html individuals increasingly face prosecution for alleged threats conveyed on new media, including Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter.” School administrators are having to face some of those questions, not always as full federal criminal cases, but as disciplinary matters, and the Supreme Court’s decision in the case […]

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legal issues with diplomas from online/distance education

Posted by Plamen Miltenoff on 23rd November 2013

CORNELIUS, L. M., & CAVANAUGH, T. W. (2013). Distance Learning, Distant Courtrooms. Chronicle Of Higher Education, 60(12), A30. http://login.libproxy.stcloudstate.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=ip&db=aph&AN=92043236 http://chronicle.com.libproxy.stcloudstate.edu/article/Distance-Learning-Distant/143097/ We are in the early stages of distance-­specific litigation, and most rulings, thus far, have been made at the level of basic trial courts. We await precedents from more senior courts, the possibility of Congressional action, interstate […]

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