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IDS: Bill would protect student press rights

Indiana University’s student newspaper, Indiana Daily Student, recently published an article about Indiana High School Press Association director Diana Hadley and her work with the New Voices of Indiana team to get a new, bipartisan bill passed through the legislature. House Bill 1130, co-authored by Rep. Edward Clere, R-New Albany, and Rep. Edward DeLaney, D-Indianapolis, would […]

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New Voices team drafts, launches House Bill 1130

  New Voices Team Eight of the high school and college New Voices team members met at the Indiana Statehouse on Wednesday, Dec. 7 to help draft legislation for a New Voice bill and meet stakeholders who would be interested in the legislation. Front: Sarah Loesch, University of Southern Indiana; Paris Gariner, IUPUI; Austin Hood, […]

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Student journalist freedom bill passes committee unanimously

Selena Qian was one of six high school and college student journalists who testified for House Bill 1130 this week. Williams planned to testify, but he had to leave before the bill was heard. Rep. Ed Clere, R-New Albany, and the bill’s sponsor, read Williams’ testimony. The bill passed the education committee hearing Thursday, Feb. 16 with a 13-0 vote. […]

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