WOSU News Archives For: December 6, 2005

Columbus law schools permit military recruiters despite discrimination policy

6, 2005

Some law schools around the country have banned military recruiters from their campuses because of the Pentagon’s don’t ask, don’t tell policy regarding gays. The federal government threatened to cut all federal funding for colleges and universities which refused recruiters. Three dozen law schools have sued the Defense Department for violating their right to free speech. The Supreme Court heard opening arguments Tuesday.