Encroaching on students’ rights

By May 25, 2012

by Bob Kellogg



The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) is concerned about how passage of the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act may endanger student rights.

The bill would authorize creation of a National Center for Campus Public Safety. FIRE executive vice-president Robert Shibley says such a center would not only be costly for taxpayers, but should also concern students, faculty, and campus rights advocates...