Professor loses free speech case against University of Colorado

The Colorado Supreme Court ruled against a professor who wanted to sue the University of Colorado for firing him. The school upheld the right of Ward Churchill, an American Indian studies professor, to make what many thought were outrageous statements about the victims of 9/11 but found multiple instances of academic misconduct including plagiarism and falsehoods in his academic writings. -db

From the Courthouse News Service, September 12, 2012, by Jonny Bonner.

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