LEGAL CONCERNS: HS Basketball Player Tweets About Lack of Playing Time, Gets Cut, and Files Lawsuit

LEGAL CONCERNS: HS Basketball Player Tweets About Lack of Playing Time, Gets Cut, and Files Lawsuit
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There was a lawsuit filed last week in Ohio that in so many ways has come to symbolize where we are these days in terms of HS sports in this country…
In short – a former HS basketball player sued his varsity coaches, AD, principal, and the school district because he was cut from his team.
And why was he cut? Because among other things, he had tweeted that he wasn’t getting enough playing time in the games…

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