CCAC apologizes for delay in answering gun-rights-group issue

May 29, 2009

The Community College of Allegheny County's board chairman apologized on Thursday for the school's delay in answering why it prevented a student from establishing a gun-rights group at the Allegheny Campus.

The student, Christine "Christa" Brashier, 24, of Squirrel Hill and the Philadelphia-based Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, a First Amendment group, say the school violated her right to free speech when it barred her from starting a CCAC chapter of Students for Concealed Carry on Campus...

Schools: Community College of Allegheny County Cases: Community College of Allegheny County: Student Denied Right to Start Advocacy Organization