Photo of 24-year-old Ivette Salazar, a student who sued Joliet Junior College on First Amendment grounds

In November 2017, campus police at Joliet Junior College (JCC) in Joliet, Illinois, hauled in Ivette Salazar for handing out leaflets on campus without permission.  Salazar, a 24-year-old nursing student, sued on First Amendment grounds. The school recently settled the suit, marking…

Two screenshots from Harley Barber's Instagram

In an open letter to the University of Alabama, a trio of civil-rights advocates contend that the school erred earlier this year when it expelled a student who posted insensitive and racist videos on Instagram. The letter was authored by…