Anti-war professor violated students’ rights

March 11, 2003

By Audrey Hudson at The Washington Times

A college professor violated her student's free-speech rights when she ordered them to write anti-war letters to President Bush and penalized students who refused the assignment, the California school determined.

An apology letter for the incident has been sent to Mr. Bush "explaining the illegitimate nature of the assignment and requesting that all letters associated with the assignment be retracted," said Louis E. Zellers, president of Citrus College...

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