Liberals, conservatives for student rights

March 11, 2003

By Lou Marano at United Press International

WASHINGTON, March 11 (UPI) -- Civil libertarians from across the political spectrum gathered at the National Press Club Tuesday to welcome a series of guides to student rights on campus.

"The Guides will become indispensable tools to challenge and end the censorship, kangaroo courts, double standards ... and arbitrary practices that prevail at too many of our college campuses," said Thor L. Halvorssen, chief executive officer of FIRE, the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, which is producing the series...

Schools: University of Pennsylvania