Melissa Carleton Quoted in The Chronicle of Higher Education
Melissa Carleton, education attorney at Bricker Graydon, was recently quoted in a Chronicle.com article titled "2 Former Students Face Defamation Lawsuits for Talking About Sexual Assault." The article discusses two former students who are facing defamation lawsuits for openly discussing cases of sexual assault. The lawsuits raise concerns about the limits of free speech and the power of defamation claims in suppressing conversations around sensitive topics like sexual assault on college campuses. The cases highlight the legal complexities surrounding free expression and potential consequences when individuals share their experiences while advocating for change in such contexts.
Read the full article from Chronicle.com here.