In 2009, The Liberty, a conservative/independent student newspaper at Oregon State University, discovered that its distribution bins on campus were confiscated by the University and thrown in a trash heap. ADF filed a lawsuit and, in 2012, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit concluded that the University violated the constitutionally protected freedoms of The Liberty.
Institution: Oregon State University
Location: Corvallis, OR
Topic: Speech Zone