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5/20/2003 4:57:41 PM
Home School Legal Defense Association
HSLDA's Weekly Update--May 20, 2003

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H S L D A ' s W E E K L Y U P D A T E
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Topics for May 20, 2003

1. Editorial: Good Judges Make Good Decisions
2. A New Round of Pro-Family Tax Cuts
3. Home School Heartbeat: Homeschooling Around the World

Plus: Homeschooling in the News


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are giving away 20 free one year memberships with HSLDA. Just use our
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1. Editorial: Good Judges Make Good Decisions

When we advocate in the judicial area, we do so because of the
important role courts play in our freedoms.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=863

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2. A New Round of Pro-Family Tax Cuts

The Senate passes the Jobs and Growth Act of 2003--eliminating the
marriage tax penalty and increasing the per child tax credit.


Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=864

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3. Home School Heartbeat: Homeschooling Around the World

Homeschooling is rapidly expanding worldwide as families abroad
search for options to guide their children's education. This week on
Home School Heartbeat, Mike Smith talks with HSLDA's Director of
International Relations, Christopher Klicka, about homeschooling
around the world.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=865

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Homeschooling in the News

Outside news items on home education.

May 20: Fox News
Homeschooling on the Rise in Black Communities
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=866

May 19: Corpus Christi Caller-Times (Texas)
Homeschooled and Proud
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=867

May 18: The Daily Nonpareil (Iowa)
Making the Grade: Homeschooled Students
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=868

May 18: Treasure Coast & Palm Beaches (Florida)
There's No Place Like Homeschool
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=869

May 18: Portland Press Herald (Maine)
Homeschoolers Ponder Options After Judge's Ruling
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=870

May 16: Fox News
Parents Fight Governments to Homeschool
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=871

May 13: KATU News ABC (Oregon)
Homeschooling a Growing Trend in Troubled Times
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=872

May 13: Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas)
Homeschoolers Defend Rights
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=873


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