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School speech policy finally lines up with court rulings

December 11, 2013

By Bob Kellogg at OneNewsNow

A watchdog group looking out for the free speech rights of college and university students says it's good news that the University of Wisconsin finally revised its unconstitutional harassment policy.

"The federal court in the 1991 case struck down the policy on its base, declared the policy to be unconstitutional on First Amendment grounds," he explains. "So you couldn't possibly have a clearer precedent against this policy than that decision...