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University Bows to National Outrage, Won’t Punish Student Who Refused to Stomp Jesus

Public Citizen Wrote: Mar 26, 2013 12:42 PM
While the 'university" has exonerated the student the question still remains with respect to what is being done in the way of disciplinary action against the "professor" for instigating this hate crime.
ajb3 Wrote: Mar 26, 2013 1:34 PM
... and against the administrators who thought to bring charges against the student. I can't decide whether this was a hate crime or a stupidity crime, but the idea that an institution that is supposed to be imparting wisdom and knowledge to our young adults is run by folks who are too stupid to realize what kind of an outrage they're committing is pretty disheartening.

Florida Atlantic University has issued a formal apology to a student that was facing academic charges after he complained about a professor who ordered the class to write the name “Jesus” and then stomp on the pieces of paper.

Ryan Rotela, a student at FAU, was accused of violating the student code of conduct after he reported his instructor to university administrators. He was removed from the class, ordered not to contact fellow students, and was facing possible suspension or expulsion – pending the outcome of a student hearing.

But after a massive national outcry, the university reversed course Monday afternoon...