Forbes: On This Campus, The First Amendment Prevails — For One Hour A Day In A Tiny Area
Students for Life: 6 Ways Alliance Defending Freedom Has Partnered with Us to Defend Pro-Life Speech This Year
UMass sued by student group for limiting free speech
Can Free Speech Be Limited to Only One Hour a Day?
According to university policies, students are barred from giving outdoor speeches and rallying on campus during class hours, except from noon to 1:00 pm each day. If they do decide to speak or rally during this time, they must do so on a tiny speech zone outside of the student union. That space makes up less than 1 percent of the 1,400 acre campus. (See if you can spot it on the campus map!)
UMass-Amherst sued for confining speech to one hour per day and less than 1% of campus
Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys representing a student and the campus chapter of Young Americans for Liberty filed a federal lawsuit Thursday against the University of Massachusetts Amherst for its highly restrictive speech policy. The policy restricts all “speeches and rallies” to less than one percent of campus and only between noon and 1 p.m. each day.
Washington Examiner: Free-speech in the courtroom:Top 5 campus lawsuits of 2017
Daily Wire: When Did Berkeley Decide To Start Opposing Student Freedoms?
Univ. of Virginia to recognize pro-freedom student group next month
“Public university officials should respect the constitutionally protected freedom of all students to associate with one another based on their shared interests and beliefs.”
Your [Semi-Serious] Christmas Gift Guide for Today’s College Students
Finding the perfect Christmas gift for that college student in your life can be tough. We here at Alliance Defending Freedom (ADF) want to help. We know college students and the unique challenges they face.
Three Universities, Three Student Groups, and Three Unconstitutional Speech Policies
University campuses may be slowing down as students leave for the holidays, but universities across the country are keeping Alliance Defending Freedom busy.