Court rulings

Win for Excluded Muslim Scholar

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Federal judge orders government to decide on visa for professor forced to turn down Notre Dame position.

Religious Rights vs. Gay Rights

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Christian group wins federal appeals court victory to keep injunction against Southern Illinois U. enforcing its anti-bias rules.

Court Allows Title IX Retaliation Claim

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Applying 2005 Supreme Court ruling, appeals panel says ex-sports official can sue Lafayette College under Title IX.

Crime and (Minimal) Punishment

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State judge says NYU can't order student found guilty of marijuana possession to perform 500 hours of community service.

2 Suicide Suits Conclude

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Jury finds Allegheny not responsible for student's death; MIT settles closely watched case.

U. of Phoenix Loses in U.S. Court

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Appeals panel clears way for lawsuit charging for-profit university with defrauding government of billions.

Oops, Never Mind, Appeals Court Says

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Federal panel reverses earlier ruling and upholds Gannon University's right under U.S. law to change a former minister's duties.

Gun Rights vs. College Rights

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State Supreme Court says U. of Utah can't bar firearms, setting up federal court battle on academic freedom and autonomy.

Delay of Affirmative Action Ban Rejected

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Federal appeals panel finds no reason to delay Michigan measure or let universities finish year with old policies.

A Freewheeling Academic Freedom Debate

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Stanley Fish, Elena Kagan and others mull recent case studies and hypothetical situations in a law school context.

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