High Court Rules in Online Threat, Religious Rights Cases.

High Court Rules in Online Threat, Religious Rights Cases. Walsh, Mark Education Week. 6/10/2015, Vol. 34 Issue 34, p19-19. 2/3p. Article *Freedom of speech — Lawsuits & claims *Discrimination in employment — Law & legislation *Judgments (Law) *Threats — Law & legislation *Online social networks *Muslim women — Clothing United States. Supreme Court 519130 Internet Publishing and Broadcasting and Web Search Portals The article reports on two recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions which it says may apply to school-related situations: Elonis v. United States, pertaining to online social media postings apparently making threats of violence, and Equal Employment Opportunity Commission v. Abercrombie & Fitch Stores Inc., pertaining to a young Muslim woman not hired for a job due to wearing a head scarf. The latter case was brought by Oklahoma resident Samantha Elauf. 1262 0277-4232 103227967