Oregon Libertarian Students Demand School Pay for Gun Giveaway because it’s ‘Free Speech’

November 23, 2015

By David Edwards at Raw Story

An Oregon libertarian group has accused the University of Oregon of violating students’ First Amendment rights because the student body refused to sponsor a gun giveaway event at the school.

Young Americans for Liberty’s Brandon Clements told KPTV that the libertarian group staged the event on Friday to protest a campus policy banning concealed firearms. Three guns were offered as grand prizes to winners of the poker-themed tournament...

Schools: University of Oregon Cases: University of Oregon: Student Government Denies Group’s Funding Over Pro-Gun Rights Views