Professor sues school after Facebook flap

By May 17, 2012

A Purdue University political science professor is suing school officials and other professors for the treatment he faced after he posted criticism of Muslims on Facebook, the Associated Press reports.

Maurice Eisenstein claims Purdue-Calumet officials violated hisrights of freedom of speech and religion by subjecting him to a disciplinary investigation. The lawsuit says Eisenstein was cleared of violating the school's bias policy but was reprimanded for retaliating against the two professors who complained...

Schools: Purdue University Northwest