College Free Speech Zones Violate First Amendment

By July 14, 2015

By Catherine Sevcenko for The Express News

“Don’t mess with Texas” is good advice, but student activist Nicole Sanders has a related warning for Blinn College in Brenham: Don’t mess with the Bill of Rights.

Administrators at Blinn College have repeatedly insisted that Nicole get their permission before expressing her views on campus about gun and privacy rights. This didn’t sit well with Nicole, so with help from the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, or FIRE, she sued the college on May 20 in federal court for violating her First Amendment rights...

Schools: Blinn College