Student Expelled Over Husband’s Facebook Posts, Newspaper Censored for Asking Questions

February 12, 2015

By Robby Soave at Reason Online

The University of Tulsa has broken every free speech rule in the book in its treatment of student George “Trey” Barnett, according to theFoundation for Individual Rights in Education. Administrators suspended Barnett over statements his husband made on Facebook, banned Barnett from ever earning a degree in his field, broke TU’s own dispute resolution policies, and even threatened student newspaper reporters with sanctions for covering the case...

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