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Free Press 101

December 1, 2003

By Erich Wasserman at Arbiter Online

The recent seizure of an entire press run of the student newspaper, the Hampton Script, by Hampton University administrators is the latest in a sad history of censorship, and now even theft, of student publications by administrators on college and university campuses across the country... Download file "Free Press 101"

Schools: Hampton University Governors State University Tufts University University of California, San Diego Cases: Governors State University: Censorship of Student Newspaper University of California at San Diego: Censorship of Student Satire Magazine Tufts University: Use of Sexual Harassment Allegations to Suppress Protected Speech