Conservative Professor's Free Speech Suit Gets Nod

Law360, New York (November 3, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- A former Monroe Community College professor who claims he was fired for espousing his conservative views can take his First Amendment case to a jury, a federal judge in New York has ruled.

Judge David Larimer of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of New York refused a bid by MCC to throw out Dr. Michael Filozof's entire case, ruling last week that the college had failed to prove that the professor's termination was not linked, in part, to his political beliefs.

Filozof —...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.