How much free-speech protection does a college applicant have? This federal court says: Zero.

A student was denied admission to a Maryland community college's program in part because of a remark he made about being religious. Now, a U.S. district judge says the student has no free-speech case, and that colleges have unlimited leeway to reject applicants for "personal" remarks they make during admissions interviews.

The Bill of Rights: Not just for the big kids anymore. (At least in three states.)

Students in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware are fortunate to live within the boundaries of the federal Third Circuit, one of the last remaining provinces in America that honors the promise of the First Amendment to all citizens, even the youngest.Three judges on the Third Circuit U.S.