Student evicted from dorm for posting fliers

October 29, 2004

DURHAM -University of New Hampshire student Timothy Garneau thought he was being funny when he posted fliers around his dorm suggesting girls use the stairs instead of the elevator in order to lose weight.

University officials weren’t in on the joke and kicked the 20-year-old sophomore out of his dorm room last weekend.

Now a national nonprofit educational foundation devoted to protecting free speech and individual liberty has accused UNH of violating Garneau’s constitutional rights to free speech and due process. pears to be a computerized image of a woman wearing exercise gear...

Schools: University of New Hampshire Cases: University of New Hampshire: Eviction of Student for Posting Flier