Iowa State Students Suing over Marijuana T-Shirts

July 1, 2014

By Grant Rodgers at  The Des Moines Register

Two Iowa State University students are suing school officials after the university's trademark licensing office forbade a pro-marijuana group from using the Cy logo on T-shirts.

Juniors Paul Gerlich and Erin Furleigh have filed a federal lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Iowa asking a judge to rule that the school violated students' First Amendment rights by banning the Cy logo on shirts made by the campus chapter of NORML, the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws...

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