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March 28, 2005

Media Update

Oregon residents can tune in to the 11:00 p.m. news broadcasts for KOIN and KATU tonight to watch Connie and her daughter Shea discuss the Salem-Keizer school district's decision not to allow a picture of Cpl Bill Riecke, an active duty Marine holding his weapon, to be posted unless the weapon was removed from the picture via photo editing software. Here is the photo in question:

Posted by Deb at March 28, 2005 06:39 PM

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» An attempt at censorship here in Oregon from JohnHays.net
The Marine Corps Moms have a post about a really silly attempt at censorship here in Oregon. The gist of the post is that a school districts will not allow a picture of a Marine in Iraq to be posted unless a picture of the Marine's weapon is edited o... [Read More]

Tracked on March 28, 2005 08:31 PM

» Zero tolerance for Marine photo from joannejacobs.com
Shea Riecke, a freshman at McKay High School in Salem, Ore., wanted to add a photo of her brother, Marine Cpl. Bill Riecke, to a social studies bulletin board featuring McKay graduates' career choices. But school officials balked when they... [Read More]

Tracked on March 29, 2005 11:41 AM


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