OU Receives Extra Time to Reply to Free-Speech Lawsuit

August 24, 2014

By Conor Morris at The Athens News

Ohio University has requested and been granted additional time to respond to a federal lawsuit brought by a current student regarding free-speech issues on campus.

The lawsuit, filed July 1 in U.S. District Court in Columbus, charges that OU officials illegally and unconstitutionally ordered students at the Campus Involvement Fair last August to stop wearing a T-shirt with the slogan, "We Get You Off for Free," claiming it was offensive...

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