Rutgers Professor Detained and Suspended Following Post-Election Tweets and Comments - FIRE
This week, Rutgers University suspended adjunct professor Kevin Allred, apparently over tweets and statements concerning the outcome of the 2016 presidential election. Allred’s suspension came several days after he was detained by law enforcement and quickly released following a psychiatric evaluation. Allred’s tweets, while hyperbolic, do not rise to the level of a “true threat” unprotected... Read more