Demonstrations 13-14

Category: Protest and Demonstration Policies School: Florida International University Statement Rating: Yellow

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All persons and organizations conducting demonstrations on University grounds must abide by the general requirement that no such activities may interfere with, disrupt, or impede the normal operations of the University or otherwise interfere with or infringe on the rights of others. Interference with, disruption of, or impeding the normal operations of the University and/or interference with the rights of others includes, without limitation: … threatening persons or using fighting words which are those words that by their mere utterance inflict violence or would tend to incite a reasonable person to violence or other breach of peace.

In order to coordinate University events and other activities taking place on University grounds, with due consideration for the health and safety of all individuals, any person or organization who intends to demonstrate on University grounds must notify the University at least two (2) business days in advance if: (a) the demonstration event shall involve a group consisting of more than 30 participants; or (b) if sound amplification equipment shall be used.

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