FIRE files lawsuit on behalf of Illinois student detained by police for ‘Shut Down Capitalism’ flyers

A campus police officer told student Ivette Salazar she has freedom of speech only if Joliet Junior College approves it. CHICAGO, Jan. 11, 2018 — Joliet Junior College student Ivette Salazar only wanted to do what Americans do every day: exercise her First Amendment right to respond to an opposing viewpoint. For that, campus police … Continue reading FIRE files lawsuit on behalf of Illinois student detained by police for ‘Shut Down Capitalism’ flyers