College student suspended for Facebook post settles suit

RICHMOND – Colleges have become frequent litigation targets for students who disagree with disciplinary penalties. A recent, short-lived lawsuit against Virginia Tech focused not on personal injury, however, but on social media behavior. A student claimed Virginia Tech officials violated his First Amendment rights by suspending him for a semester based on his behavior with …

from http://thedailyrecord.com/2017/07/07/college-student-suspended-for-facebook-post-settles-suit/

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