No Political Buttons Allowed for Teachers if DOE desire

The Department of Education has the right to bar teachers from wearing political campaign buttons in school, a Manhattan federal judge ruled yesterday.

The ruling by Justice Lewis Kaplan came in response to a lawsuit filed by the United Federation of Teachers seeking to squash a longstanding button ban that had only recently been enforced.

MORE: Bam On Guard Vs. Screw Up

MORE: Live From New York…It’s Sarah

MORE: O’s Plumber: Joe’s A Joke

MORE: Get Ready For a Powell Play

Schools Chancellor Joel Klein launched the crackdown after the teachers’ union handed out thousands of “Obama-Biden” buttons to its members.

Add Photos & Videos
Caucus site

Tags: | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | |

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: