FIRE Intern Warns Bucknell Freshmen About Speech Codes

FIRE Intern Charles Mitchell, an undergraduate at Bucknell University in Pennsylvania, sent a letter to freshmen students warning them about Bucknell’s speech codes and provided examples of speech that could be punished by Bucknell’s administration. Mitchell warned students of speech codes that provide for punishments of up to expulsion for uttering speech that “seriously annoys” others.