FIRE defends academic freedom in comment to Florida Board of Governors

Sofia Lopez
Foundation for Individual Rights and Expression

Excerpt: Last week, FIRE submitted a formal comment to the Florida Board of Governors on a proposed regulation that requires tenured faculty at Florida’s public universities to undergo a comprehensive post-tenure review every five years. FIRE’s comment details serious free speech and due process concerns about the proposed regulation, which is now open for public comment through Dec. 9.