Should your university be able to punish you for a Facebook post? Even kick you out?
The U.S. Supreme Court denied requests this week to hear a case that had the potential to set a major legal precedent on students’ rights to free speech off-campus, including on social media.
This lets a lower court’s decision stand — and you may not like it.
The case involves a Minnesota nursing student who was kicked out of his program for comments he made on social media, according to the Student Press Law Center.