Not-so-free speech: Don’t call a cop an ‘a-hole’ in Hammond, Wisconsin

By   /  April 17, 2017  /  Criminal Justice, First Amendment, Free Speech, News, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“People need to watch the police. Don’t be afraid of the police or the government. They serve us, not the other way around.”

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Plaintiffs say Act 39 suit dismissal a victory for religious liberty

By   /  April 13, 2017  /  Accountability, First Amendment, Health Care, Issues, News, Vermont  /  1 Comment

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Plaintiffs of a recently dismissed District Court case say the judge’s decision on Act 39 was a win for moral and religious liberty.

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UW-Platteville whistleblower professor fighting on

By   /  April 13, 2017  /  Accountability, Campus Culture, First Amendment, Free Speech, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

“I wasn’t willing to give up my integrity and forego the safety of our students for the carrot they offered,” Burton wrote.

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Student rights group begins litigating ‘free speech zones’

By   /  March 31, 2017  /  Campus Culture, First Amendment  /  No Comments

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The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education is teaming up with student Kevin Shaw to challenge Pierce College’s restrictive view of the First Amendment.

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First Amendment rights still in peril following climate-change probes

By   /  March 30, 2017  /  Energy and Environment, First Amendment, Free Speech, National, News, Power Abuse, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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The Competitive Enterprise Institute was caught in the crosshairs of an aggressive prosecutorial campaign led by climate change zealots in state attorneys general offices.

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Commentary: Tammy Baldwin special guest at liberal ‘dark money’ summit

By   /  March 24, 2017  /  Accountability, Commentary, Federal government, First Amendment, Free Speech, News, Politics & Elections, Wisconsin  /  No Comments

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Baldwin was honored Wednesday at the “GiveGreen” reception honoring “climate champions” during the left’s “dark money” fest.

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