Justices Rule for Cursing Cheerleader over Snapchat Post

The Supreme Court ruled that a Pennsylvania public school wrongly suspended a cheerleader over a vulgar social media post.

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In this June 8, 2021 photo, with dark clouds overhead, the Supreme Court is seen in Washington. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that a Pennsylvania public school wrongly suspended a cheerleader over a vulgar social media post. The court voted 8-1 in favor of Brandi Levy, who was a 14-year-old high school freshman when she expressed her disappointment over not making the varsity cheerleading team on Snapchat with a string of curse words and a raised middle finger. Levy was not in school when she made her post, but…

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