Campus controversy

March 9, 2006

A Georgia man told "dead baby jokes" for more than an hour on the University of Florida's campus Wednesday while protesting an anti-abortion display. Then he went too far, in the view of UF administrators.

Joined by a UF student, Matthew Jones held a plastic tarp in front of an anti-abortion display, partially obstructing pictures of aborted fetuses, lynchings and acts of genocide exhibited on display behind him. Before University Police Department officers prevailed upon Jones to lower the tarp, he said he was protesting the "disgusting images" brought to UF by a group called the Center for Bio-Ethical Reform...

Schools: University of Florida