June 21, 2010
Professors Try to Shore Up Speech Protections Undermined by Courts
Alarmed by a series of recent federal court decisions seen as endangering academic freedom at public colleges, faculty members at a growing number of public institutions are pushing their administrations to officially ensure their right to speak out on institutional governance and other matters related to their jobs.
Policies protecting the work-related speech of faculty members are under consideration in the University of California and the University of Illinois
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