Fairmont State University

Location: Fairmont, West Virginia
Website: http://www.fairmontstate.edu
Type: Public
Federal Circuit: 4th Circuit

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  • VICTORY: Fairmont State University revises unconstitutional solicitation policy

    April 21, 2017

    FAIRMONT, W.Va., April 21, 2017—In response to a letter from the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education, the Fairmont State University Board of Governors voted yesterday to revise the university’s Campus Solicitation Policy. FIRE called on Fairmont State to review the unconstitutional policy last October after a campus police officer cited it to warn a student that he needed permission to gather signatures for a student group on campus. “Public universities cannot require students to get written permission to take part in political canvassing on campus,” said FIRE Program Officer Sarah McLaughlin. “FIRE commends Fairmont State for working with us […]

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