Washington University Muzzles Pro-lifers

October 9, 2002


At Washington University in St. Louis, the Student Bar Association, under the authority of the school's administration, has interfered with the rights of Law Students Pro-Life, a student group that sought permission to exist.

"Washington University's chancellor has condoned intolerable restrictions on freedom of conscience, freedom of association, and freedom of speech. Washington University, known historically as a great center of inquiry and debate, is acting as a politically orthodox campus that denies intellectual pluralism and diversity," said Alan Charles Kors, president of Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)...

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