Missouri school district settles internet filtering lawsuit with ACLU, Campus Pride and other LGBT groups

The American Civil Liberties Union and the ACLU of Eastern Missouri announced today that they have reached a settlement agreement with the Camdenton R-III School District following a judge’s order to stop using Internet filtering software that unfairly blocked pro-LGBT websites while allowing access to anti-LGBT resources. The district agreed to a settlement in which […]

Court Orders Missouri School District to Stop Censoring LGBT Websites In Lawsuit Joined by Campus Pride

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 15, 2012 CONTACT: Robyn Shepherd, ACLU national, (212) 519-7829 or 549-2666; Debbie Read and Anthony Rothert, ACLU of Eastern Missouri, (314) 669-3420; JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A federal district court ruled today that the Camdenton R-III School District must stop censoring web content geared toward the lesbian, gay, bisexual […]

Campus Pride partners along with Dignity USA, PFLAG and Matthew Shepard Foundation in ACLU lawsuit to stop censoring of LGBT Websites

ACLU Asks Court to Stop Camdenton School District from Illegally Censoring LGBT Websites; School District Ignored Requests to Remove Web Filter to Avoid Liability for Unconstitutional Viewpoint-Based Censorship Campus Pride statement: “Finding a LGBT-friendly college and learning about valuable LGBT services on campuses should not be blocked for any reason. Every young person should have […]