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10/21/2003 5:53:37 PM
Home School Legal Defense Association
HSLDA's Weekly Update--October 21, 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 October 21, 2003

1. HSLDA sends letter to Presidents of CBS and Viacom
2. Three Texas Investigations come to an End
3. Outfitted With Placards and Prayer
4. Home School Heartbeat: Overcoming Clutter and Chaos

Plus: Homeschooling in the News


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1. HSLDA sends letter to Presidents of CBS and Viacom

HSLDA President Michael Smith seeks response from CBS and Viacom
regarding their homeschooling stories.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=1151

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2. Three Texas Investigations come to an End

Truancy charges against two families and a charge of neglect against
another have been dismissed in Texas.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=1152

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3. Outfitted With Placards and Prayer

Since we update you about Patrick Henry College on a regular basis,
we thought you would like to read the attached article that appeared
in yesterday's Washington Post.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=1153

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4. Home School Heartbeat: Overcoming Clutter and Chaos

Like a judge banging a gavel, homeschooling moms look to bring order
to their surroundings. Yet kids and clutter don't often "snap to it."
Mike Smith asks author and homeschool mom, Christine Field, for her
advice.

Read more about it at:
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=1154


HOMESCHOOLING IN THE NEWS
Outside news items on home education
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Oct. 21: Cybercast News Service
Sponsor Pulls Ad from CBS News After Homeschoolers' Complaints
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=1155

Oct. 18: World
Secret weapon
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=1156

Oct. 17: LifeWay
CBS News Links Homeschooling to Murder and Abuse
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=1157

Oct. 16: Focus On the Family
CBS Attacks Homeschools
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=1158

Oct. 16: Crosswalk.com
Home School Defender: CBS Used Tragedy to Push Regulation
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=1159

Oct. 16: Cybercast News Service
CBS Needs Education on Homeschooling, Say Advocates
http://www.hslda.org/elink.asp?ID=1160


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