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Harassed Professor Files Suit Against Univ. of Oklahoma

December 10, 2004


(AgapePress) - Administrators at the University of Oklahoma are being accused of conspiring to punish an outspoken professor for his political views.


Tenured geology professor David Deming has filed a lawsuit against OU for stripping him of his office and most of this courses. The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE), which has advocated on his behalf, claims OU administrators plotted to ostracize Deming for his outspoken political views and attempts at whistle blowing... Download file "Harassed Professor Files Suit Against Univ. of Oklahoma"

Schools: University of Oklahoma Cases: University of Oklahoma: Plot to Punish Professor for Political Beliefs, Whistleblowing