TITLE

A "GREAT" DAY FOR ACADEMIC FREEDOM: THE THREAT POSED TO ACADEMIC FREEDOM BY THE SUPREME COURT'S DECISION IN GARCETTI V. CEBALLOS

AUTHOR(S)
Rosborough IV, Robert S.
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Albany Law Review;2009, Vol. 72 Issue 2, p565
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the threat posed to academic freedom by the decision of the U.S. Supreme Court on the case Garcetti versus Richard Ceballos in May 2006. He explains the definition of academic freedom according to the American Association of University Professors and discusses the Supreme Court's recognition of academic freedom as an unwritten liberty protected by the country's Constitution. He also explains the implications for academic freedom of the court's decision on the case.
ACCESSION #
43827610

 

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