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Students Sue UH-Hilo for Violating First Amendment Rights

April 25, 2014

At Big Island Video News

HILO, Hawaii – Two University of Hawaii students are suing UH-Hilo for allegedly violating their First Amendment rights. Merritt Burch and Anthony Vizzone – both involved in the UH-Hilo chapter of Young Americans for Liberty, or YAL – say school officials stopped them from passing out copies of the Constitution during an event in January...

Schools: University of Hawaii at Hilo Cases: University of Hawaii at Hilo – Stand Up For Speech Lawsuit