Bible Study Ban Broadens at University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

November 14, 2005

EAU CLAIRE, Wis., November 14, 2005—Under nationwide pressure over its ban on private, resident assistant (RA)-led Bible studies, the University of Wisconsin–Eau Claire (UWEC) has widened its assault on basic civil liberties while engaging in a campaign of deception.  UWEC has told the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) that RAs are now and have been prohibited from “leading, organizing or recruiting students” for any organization or activity in their dorms—an assertion flatly contradicted by the evidence...

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