2010 Arkansas Code
Title 6 - Education
Subtitle 2 - Elementary And Secondary Education Generally
Chapter 18 - Students
Subchapter 12 - Arkansas Student Publications Act
§ 6-18-1204 - Prohibited publications.

6-18-1204. Prohibited publications.

Student publications policies shall recognize that truth, fairness, accuracy, and responsibility are essential to the practice of journalism, and that the following types of publications by students are not authorized:

(1) Publications that are obscene as to minors, as defined by state law;

(2) Publications that are libelous or slanderous, as defined by state law;

(3) Publications that constitute an unwarranted invasion of privacy, as defined by state law; or

(4) Publications that so incite students as to create:

(A) A clear and present danger of the commission of unlawful acts on school premises;

(B) The violation of lawful school regulations; or

(C) The material and substantial disruption of the orderly operation of the school.

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