Student Sues Texas College After Being Told Gun Rights Sign Needs ‘Special Permission’

May 20, 2015

By Jo-Carolyn Goode at Houston Style Magazine

HOUSTON, March 20, 2015—Blinn College student Nicole Sanders filed a First Amendment lawsuit against the public institution near Houston today after being told by an administrator last February that she would need “special permission” to display a gun rights sign and collect signatures for her student group on campus. The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) assisted Sanders in filing the federal lawsuit, the tenth lawsuit filed as part of FIRE’s national Stand Up For Speech Litigation Project...

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