The Right Coast

Editor: Thomas A. Smith
University of San Diego
School of Law

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Outcry After Louisiana Teacher Arrested During School Board Meeting : The Two-Way : NPR

A Louisiana teacher questioned whether the school's superintendent should receive a raise. Then, she was ushered out of a school board meeting and handcuffed.

The dramatic arrest on Monday — which was caught on video — has drawn outrage in the U.S. and beyond. The Vermilion Parish School Board offices were locked down on Tuesday after receiving threats, board president Anthony Fontana told The Daily Advertiser in Lafayette, La.


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That famous American devotion to free speech.

Posted by: dearieme | Jan 10, 2018 12:27:36 PM

The devotion to free association isn't looking healthy.

Posted by: dearieme | Jan 10, 2018 1:48:19 PM