Former Minn. Nursing Student Files Appeal after Losing Facebook Speech Case

August 28, 2014

By Michael Bragg at Student Press Law Center

MINNESOTA -- A federal court has dismissed a suit from a former student at Central Lakes College, who sued college administrators for expelling him from a nursing program over remarks on his personal Facebook page.

On Tuesday, the U.S. District Court of Minnesota dismissed the claims the former student, Craig Keefe, made against Larry Lundblad, CLC’s president, and Steven Rosenstone, Minnesota State Colleges’ chancellor and chief executive officer, according to the court order...