Disappointing Student Speech Ruling from Ninth Circuit Threatens Student Journalism - FIRE
On April 7, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit handed down its opinion in O’Brien v. Welty, ruling against California State University, Fresno (Fresno State) student Neil O’Brien’s First Amendment challenge to the university’s harassment policy. The decision is a disappointing setback for student speech rights, and may have particularly negative... Read more