Facebook lawsuit settled: Minnewaska Area agrees to update student privacy policies to address electronic media
WILLMAR — A lawsuit that alleged a former Minnewaska Area student’s free speech and privacy rights were violated has been settled.
The lawsuit filed in 2012 alleged that Riley Stratton was punished unfairly for comments posted to her Facebook page — with detention and later in-school suspension — and that she was forced to turn over passwords to her Facebook and email accounts.
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