Education

CU-Boulder refutes attorney's claim that its 4/20 tactics were "fascist"

Update: When speaking about the decision of three CU-Boulder students arrested for trespassing on the closed Norlin Quad amid the university's effort to shrink the annual 4/20 event to fight the charge on First Amendment grounds, attorney Sean McAllister described the school's tactics as "fascist" in an interview shared in coverage below. The description nettles CU-Boulder spokesman Bronson Hilliard, who sees this comment as inaccurate hyperbole.
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