It shall be unlawful for any public secondary school which receives Federal financial assistance and which has a limited open forum to deny equal access or a fair opportunity to, or discriminate against, any students who wish to conduct a meeting within that limited open forum on the basis of the religious, political, philosophical, or other content of the speech at such meetings.
20 U.S. Code § 4071. Denial of equal access prohibited
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(a) Restriction of limited open forum on basis of religious, political, philosophical, or other speech content prohibited
(b) “Limited open forum” defined
(c) Fair opportunity criteriaSchools shall be deemed to offer a fair opportunity to students who wish to conduct a meeting within its limited open forum if such school uniformly provides that—
(d) Construction of subchapter with respect to certain rightsNothing in this subchapter shall be construed to authorize the United States or any State or political subdivision thereof—
to require any person to participate in prayer or other religious activity;
to sanction meetings that are otherwise unlawful;
to limit the rights of groups of students which are not of a specified numerical size; or
to abridge the constitutional rights of any person.
(e) Federal financial assistance to schools unaffected
(f) Authority of schools with respect to order, discipline, well-being, and attendance concerns