qualified immunity

Federal Appeals Court Grants Qualified Immunity to University Officials, Denies Medical Student’s First Amendment Claim for Punishment Over Social Media Post

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A previous U.S. Supreme Court’s qualified immunity decision, continues to do significant damage in First Amendment jurisprudence. In this case, regards to punishing a university student for an off-campus Facebook post.
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4th Amendment ruling could influence First Amendment law

At first glance a search-and-seizure case involving informants, the consent-once-removed doctrine and other Fourth Amendment concepts would seem to have little to do with the First Amendment. But the U.S.
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