For immediate releaseaustin, tx -the popular harry potter books by jk rowling were the top target of censors during the 2001-2002 school year, the american civil liberties union of texas said today in its sixth annual report on banned books. The school agreed to put the books back and amended its policy regarding censorship of library books2000harry potter series, jk rowlinga zeeland, mich, school district banned students in grades k-4 from taking the harry potter books out of the school library and required students in grades 5-8 to obtain parental permission before. Harry potter and the book banning highlight the perceived evil and danger of the harry potter series or the argument that harry potter leads to the. View argument censorship argument censorship - 3pdf - major paper 15 the harry potter series has recently come under fireparents who feel the books. Essays related to censorship on harry potter 1 the censorship of the harry potter series due to censorship harry potter is being banned in. Harry potter: pro and con in which seven contributors gave their opinions of the harry potter series is plenty of room for argument about the books' merits.
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