First Amendment | Department of Justice sides with students suing schools to protect First Amendment freedoms
by Bonnie Pritchett
Posted 10/31/17, 04:51 pm
The Department of Justice (DOJ) has filed briefs in Georgia and California courts in support of college students challenging campus speech policies that allegedly violate the First Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. The briefs, called Statements of Interest, are a welcome show of support for free speech advocates battling policies that dictate where, when, and how students can speak their piece on America’s college campuses.