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Opposition prevents New Voices law in 2019

By Emily Ketterer Special to IHSPA INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana student journalists will continue to wait for First Amendment protections after legislation securing those rights failed to be considered in 2019. The bill was filed by Reps. Ed Clere, R-New Albany, and Ed DeLaney, D-Indianapolis, for a third year in the General Assembly but didn’t garner […]

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Top journalists celebrated at symposium

Southport student Madelyn Knight was named the 2019 Indiana High School Journalist of the Year during the 12th annual IHSPA First Amendment Symposium March 14 at the Indiana Statehouse. One of four finalists from across the state, contest judges selected Knight’s comprehensive portfolio because it not only showcased her talents within the field, but also […]

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Finalists named for 2019 student awards

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 1, 2019 The Indiana High School Press Association is proud to announce the finalists for the 2019 Indiana High School Journalist of the Year Award as well as the sports journalism and First Amendment design contests. *Finalists are listed in alphabetical order and do not reflect final contest results.* Indiana Journalist […]

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