CABA Essay Contest for 7th and 8th Graders

Students in the Jackson area are invited to participate in CABA's annual essay contest by answering the following question in 500 words or less:
Should high school students have the protection of the First Amendment (free speech) to kneel during the playing/singing of the National Anthem during school events? Why or why not??

Submission Deadline: April 5, 2019
$100 prize for the winner from each school!

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The Capital Area Bar Association is an 80 year old organization of lawyers in metropolitan Jackson, Mississippi. Membership is open to any lawyer, judge or presiding judge who is a member in good standing of any state or federal bar and has an interest in the work of our organization. For more information, check out the links in the footer. There are many opportunities for you to get involved. We look forward to your participation.

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