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Kennesaw State sued again: illegal fees, hierarchical caste system for student organizations

Kennesaw State sued again: illegal fees, hierarchical caste system for student organizations

ADF represents Young Americans for Freedom of KSU Wednesday, March 07, 2018 ATLANTA – A student and student group represented by Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed a federal lawsuit against Kennesaw State University officials Monday after they imposed unconstitutional “security fees” for an event featuring conservative speaker Katie Pavlich scheduled for March 7. The lawsuit […]

Kennesaw State declares pro-life display ‘controversial,’ exiles it to tiny speech zone

Kennesaw State declares pro-life display ‘controversial,’ exiles it to tiny speech zone

ADF attorneys represent Ratio Christi in new lawsuit Thursday, February 22, 2018 ATLANTA – A Christian student organization represented by Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed a federal lawsuit against Kennesaw State University officials Tuesday to challenge policies that officials used to relegate its pro-life display to a “speech zone” that makes up less than 0.08 […]

Illinois university rescinds policy that restricted speech to less than 1 percent of campus

Illinois university rescinds policy that restricted speech to less than 1 percent of campus

Southern Illinois University–Edwardsville has revised its campus speech policy in light of a lawsuit Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed on behalf of a student group. Under the terms of a settlement agreement, the university will no longer limit student free speech activities to less than one percent of the SIU-Edwardsville campus and will no longer require a permit to use any other space outside that restricted zone.

Georgetown siphons checks from pro-family club to LGBT-affiliated groups

Georgetown siphons checks from pro-family club to LGBT-affiliated groups

ADF represents Love Saxa, calls on university to launch investigation, restore all funds Thursday, February 01, 2018 WASHINGTON – Alliance Defending Freedom sent a letter Thursday to Georgetown University calling for a thorough investigation into the university’s apparent misappropriation of donations made to a pro-family student organization. The letter details how the nation’s oldest Catholic […]

University of Iowa student groups stand up for Christian club kicked off campus

University of Iowa student groups stand up for Christian club kicked off campus

ADF files friend-of-the-court brief in support of Business Leaders in Christ.

Filed by ADF attorneys on behalf of Chabad Jewish Students Association, Chi Alpha, 24:7, the Christian Medical and Dental Association, and Ratio Christi, the brief argues that a decision against Business Leaders in Christ would threaten other religious student groups, including themselves. The brief also points out that, until its action against Business Leaders in Christ, the university had repeatedly interpreted the same policy as not requiring student religious organizations to violate their own faith leadership requirements.

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