2021 School Librarian of the Year Amanda Jones Keeps Fighting, Files Appeal of Court Decision

Announcing the decision to appeal, Jones said she is "committed to going the distance and fighting for my right to a fair trial against those who have sought to destroy my good name."

Louisiana school librarian Amanda Jones, who lost her court case against online harassers, has officially filed an appeal of that decision.

Jones, the 2021 School Librarian of the Year, announced the appeal and update on her website:


Read all of SLJ's coverage of Jones and her fight against censorship and online attacks:

School Librarian of the Year Amanda Jones Fights Back Against Online Attacks
Update: Judge Rules Against School Librarian Amanda Jones in Civil Case
School Librarian Amanda Jones Files Motion for New Trial Against Online Attackers
LA School Librarian Successfully Defends The Undefeated Against Censors

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