Statement on Harassment, Free Speech, and Academic Freedom 12-13

Category: Harassment Policies, Statement School: Claremont McKenna College Statement Rating: Green

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Speech or other expressive activity can and will be grounds for discipline when it (1) materially or substantially disrupts class work or involves substantial disorder to College activities, (2) invades the legal rights of others, (3) amounts to "fighting words," (4) is likely to provoke imminent lawless action, (5) constitutes defamation or obscenity, or (6) rises to the level of unlawful harassment. Labeling such improper activity as "speech" does not make it permissible, either under the policies of the College or under the law.

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