Bethel School District v. Fraser<br />By: Marissa Ehlert<br />&<br />Samantha Scholler<br />
Basic Information<br />Matthew Fraser was giving a speech to nominate a fellow student for elective office.<br />School th...
Constitutional Issues<br />This case affects the First Amendment by not letting Fraser use free speech<br />The school sai...
Court Decision<br />There were 7 votes for the school.<br />There were 2 votes against the school.<br />Court decided that...
Our opinion<br />We think that Fraser should not be suspended.<br />In High School no one cares what your language is.<br ...
Questions<br />Discuss with your partner and answer<br />What is your opinion on the case?<br />Why do you think that?<br ...
Works Cited<br />Oyez. Oyez, 1986. Web. 18 Feb. 2010. <http://www.oyez.org/cases/1980-1989/1985/1985_84_1667>. <br />Supr...
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  1. 1. Bethel School District v. Fraser<br />By: Marissa Ehlert<br />&<br />Samantha Scholler<br />
  2. 2. Basic Information<br />Matthew Fraser was giving a speech to nominate a fellow student for elective office.<br />School thought that he used a graphic sexual metaphor to promote the candidacy.<br />He got suspended for two days.<br />
  3. 3. Constitutional Issues<br />This case affects the First Amendment by not letting Fraser use free speech<br />The school said that Fraser used “x-rated” language during his speech. <br />
  4. 4. Court Decision<br />There were 7 votes for the school.<br />There were 2 votes against the school.<br />Court decided that the school did not violate the First Amendment rights by punishing Fraser.<br />
  5. 5. Our opinion<br />We think that Fraser should not be suspended.<br />In High School no one cares what your language is.<br />The students would have probably for gotten about it if the school had not thought it was rude.<br />
  6. 6. Questions<br />Discuss with your partner and answer<br />What is your opinion on the case?<br />Why do you think that?<br />Do you think it violated the First Amendment?<br />Do you think it was ok to use that language in his speech?<br />Why or why not?<br />
  7. 7. Works Cited<br />Oyez. Oyez, 1986. Web. 18 Feb. 2010. <http://www.oyez.org/cases/1980-1989/1985/1985_84_1667>. <br />Supreme Court Drama: Cases That Changed America. Vol. 1. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Www.galegroup.com. 18 Feb. 2010. <http://find.galegroup.com/gps/retrieve.do?contentSet=EBKS&resultListType=RESULT_LIST&qrySerId=Locale%28en%2C%2C%29%3AFQE%3D%28KE%2CNone%2C32%29Bethel+School+District+v.+Fraser%24&sgHitCountType=None&inPS=true&sort=DateDescend&searchType=BasicSearchForm&tabID=T001&prodId=IPS&searchId=R2&currentPosition=2&userGroupName <br />Gavel. Photograph. Google. Google. Web. 18 Feb. 2010. <www.findlocalauctions.com/userFiles/image/gavel-clipart.jpg>.<br />
  8. 8. THE END!<br />
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