Media Law Prof Blog

Editor: Christine A. Corcos
Louisiana State Univ.

Monday, June 10, 2019

Governor Ivey (Alabama) Signs HB 498, To Protect Free Speech on College Campuses

The Governor of Alabama has signed HB498 into law. HB498 "would require state two-year and four-year colleges and universities to protect and uphold free speech rights for students and faculty, and would provide a cause of action for violations." (synopsis).

Read the text of the bill here.

More here from The Hill. 

https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/media_law_prof_blog/2019/06/governor-ivey-alabama-signs-hb-498-to-protect-free-speech-on-college-campuses.html

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