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Free-Speech Battle Hits the Big Island

May 13, 2014

By Bob Kellogg at OneNewsNow

Two University of Hawaii-Hilo students filed a lawsuit in late April alleging that Campus Student Center director Ellen Kusano prevented them from leaving their tables to hand out copies of the Constitution during an outside event in January where student groups had set up tables to distribute literature. Robert Shibley of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) says other students are now complaining Kusano interfered with student elections...

Schools: University of Hawaii at Hilo Cases: University of Hawaii at Hilo – Stand Up For Speech Lawsuit