Suit Puts “Free Speech Zones” on TrialMarch 30, 2017 |
by Associated Press
On some college campuses, students and outsiders are allowed to protest and distribute flyers only in free-speech zones. Supporters say it’s a way to protect against disruptions to school operations, but opponents call it censorship.
The debate is headed to a federal court in California, where a student on Tuesday filed a lawsuit against Los Angeles Pierce College’s free-speech area.