Campus-media watchdogs expect free-speech chills after “Taser this….

October 10, 2007

By Joshua Zaffos at The Rocky Mountain Chronicle

The free-speech zone of the student-center plaza at Colorado State University doesn’t look any less free these days, after Rocky Mountain Collegian Editor-in-Chief David McSwane received a formal admonishment for the September 21 editorial that read, “Taser this…FUCK BUSH.” But not everyone thinks the decisions of the university Board of Student Communications have equaled a victory for protected speech and the First Amendment...

Schools: Colorado State University Cases: Colorado State University: Student Editor on Trial for Protected Speech