5th Circuit hears case over student's suspension for posting a profane rap video online

The judges were urged to uphold a Fifth Circuit panel's December 2014 ruling in favor of Taylor Bell, an aspiring rap artist suspended from school in 2011 for a profane YouTube video about misconduct by two coaches at his school.

2 newspapers appeal court decision allowing Louisiana State U. to withhold names of some presidential search applicants

Attorneys for two Louisiana newspapers have appealed to the state Supreme Court a lower court’s decision that said the state’s largest public university could withhold the names of most applicants during presidential searches.