ERIC Number: ED127878
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: 0
The Colleges and the Courts. 1976 Updating Supplement.
Chambers, M. M.
This update of a 1972 publication mentions approximately 60 court cases. Issues covered are: (1) obligation of divorced parents to pay college expenses; (2) admission as a student; (3) discrimination on grounds of race or sex; (4) exclusion for academic reasons; (5) mandatory activity fees charged to students; (6) differential tuition fees charged to students; (7) aspects of student financial aid; (8) various facets of student life; (9) college dormitory residents; (10) unreasonable searches and seizures; (11) confidentiality of student records; (12) torts against students; (13) freedom of speech and assembly; (14) the "speaker ban" furor; (15) student organizations; (16) freedom of the student press; (17) "due process" in disciplinary proceedings; (18) how specific must disciplinary rules be?; (19) state statutes applied to campus disruptions; and (20) executive, judicial, and grand jury overkill. (Author/KE)
Descriptors: Academic Failure, Academic Freedom, Admission Criteria, Colleges, Court Litigation, Discipline Policy, Fees, Higher Education, In State Students, Legal Problems, Parent Responsibility, Racial Discrimination, Sex Discrimination, Student College Relationship, Student Financial Aid, Student Organizations, Student Rights, Tuition
Department of Educational Administration, Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois 61761 ($2.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Univ., Normal. Dept. of Educational Administration.