California college investigates unconstitutional anti-Constitution policy

September 23, 2013

by Robby Soave at The Daily Caller

Administrators at a California community college who prevented a student from distributing copies of the Constitution now admit they may have overreached.

Last week, Modesto Junior College student Robert Van Tuinen chose to celebrate Constitution Day by passing out copies of the Constitution to other students. He also hoped to generate interest in starting a Young Americans for Liberty chapter on campus. But after just ten minutes, a campus police officer accused him of distributing flyers without a permit, and hauled him before a school official at the Student Development office. The official, Christine Serrano, informed Van Tuinen that he was in violation of college policy, and would have to rent time in the “free speech zone” area of campus if he wanted to pass out flyers...

Schools: Modesto Junior College Cases: Modesto Junior College: Students Barred from Distributing Constitutions on Constitution Day