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Uc Irvine Muslim Group Suspended

Conviction of the "Irvine Ten" is Constitutionally Sound

Alan Dershowitz | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics
Alan Dershowitz

Ten students who set out to prevent Israeli Ambassador Michael Oren from speaking to students at the University of California Irvine campus have rightly been convicted of a California misdemeanor and sentenced to probation and a fine.

Dead Poets Society Lied: What the Movies Don't Teach You About Student Resistance

John Hrabe | Posted 11.25.2011 | Home
John Hrabe

Our natural reaction to contrasting views should always be to speak out ourselves, not shut our opponents up. Muslim students get the same First Amendment protections as Israeli ambassadors.

Muslim Students Guilty Of Disrupting Speech

AP | By AMY TAXIN | Posted 11.23.2011 | Religion

By AMY TAXIN, The Associated Press SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) -- A California jury found 10 Muslim students guilty Friday of disrupting the Israeli amb...

The Irvine 11: Student Freedom of Speech and Dissent Under Siege

John L. Esposito | Posted 08.16.2011 | College
John L. Esposito

There is a long tradition of nonviolent dissent on our campuses on controversial topics and speakers. Dissent and the expression of dissent are part of our American tradition and integral to academic freedom.

100 UC Irvine Faculty Call on D.A. to Drop Charges Against Students Who Disrupted Israeli Ambassador's Talk

Jon Wiener | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
Jon Wiener

The students face criminal conspiracy charges and six months in jail if convicted.

UC Irvine Muslim Group Appeals Suspension

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

IRVINE, Calif. — A Muslim student group has appealed its suspension by the University of California, Irvine over the disruption of the Israeli a...

UC Irvine Suspends Muslim Group Over Disruption

AP | JACOB ADELMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

LOS ANGELES — A University of California, Irvine, disciplinary committee ruled that a Muslim student group should be suspended for at least a ye...