Remington Reimer

Joshua High School valedictorian Remington Reimer. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Joshua School District Apologizes To Valedictorian

A North Texas school district has apologized to a high-school valedictorian whose microphone was switched off during a graduation ceremony when he deviated from prepared remarks.

CBS 11–06/20/2013

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Valedictorian: State & Federal Laws Violated After Speech “Censoring”

It’s been exactly one week since administrators with the Joshua ISD silenced the graduation speech of the class valedictorian, because he made religious references. Now the high schooler has retained the services of a non-profit legal group.


Students at a graduation ceremony. (credit: China Photos/Getty Images)

Joshua ISD Silences Valedictorian’s Speech

Joshua ISD valedictorian Remington Reimer’s speech was cut short at Thursday night’s ceremony inside Joshua High School’s Owl Stadium. Officials say he didn’t use the speech they approved.