Michigan Students threatened with arrest for handing out Constitutions
Students handing out copies of the United States Constitution at Grand Valley State University were threatened with arrest if they refused to stop.
Students from the newly-formed Turning Point USA chapter at GVSU were handing out pocket Constitutions and pamphlets promoting their new group on campus recently when they were approached by two campus police officers, who instructed them to desist because they were violating the school’s solicitation policy.
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“In order to do that, you gotta be approved by the office of student life,” one officer told them, asserting that the policy applies to any distribution of materials, even if one is not selling anything or asking for money…