DWT Asked To Serve As Legal Counsel for Stand Up For Speech Litigation Project

April 17, 2015

By Lisa Zycherman at JD Supra

Constitution Day 2013 was a pretty bad day for the Constitution on our public university campuses. That was the day that Robert Van Tuinen of Modesto Junior College in California was prevented from passing out copies of the Constitution outside of his school’s tiny “free speech zone.” On that same day, near Los Angeles, Citrus College student Vinny Sinapi-Riddle was threatened with removal from campus for the “offense” of collecting signatures for a petition against National Security Agency (“NSA”) domestic surveillance outside his college’s tiny free speech area...

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