Hawaiian University Sued For Blocking Students From Passing Out Copies Of The Constitution

April 26, 2014

By Clarke Reilly at The Huffington Post

Two students from the University of Hawaii at Hilo are suing the school, claiming their constitutional rights were violated when they were barred from handing out copies of the United States Constitution.

In a federal lawsuit filed Thursday, Merritt Burch and Anthony Vizzone claim their First Amendment right to free speech was infringed upon during a January event where school officials stopped them as they passed out copies of the Constitution, according to Fox News...

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