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Case Brief #1 Due Date: September 1, 2017 Outline and Brief the Supreme Court Case Bethel School District #43 v. Fraser (1987). This case can be found at: ? case=225428161324034725&q=Bethel+School+District+%2343+v.+Fraser+(1987)&hl=en&as_sdt=6,34 Use the following format: Title and Citation 1. Facts Mathew Fraser, a senior at Bethel High School in Bethel, Washington, spoke to a school assembly to nominate a classmate for an office in student government. His speech was filled with sexual references and innuendos, but it contained no obscenities. Fraser was suspended from the school for three days and removed from the list of students who were eligible to make graduation remarks. His parents appealed the school's disciplinary action. The Washington Supreme Court agreed that his free speech rights had been violated. The school board then appealed the case to the U.S. Supreme Court. 2. Procedural History – what happened in the lower court, if applicable. 3. Issues-

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