Thursday, November 28, 2013
Unsolicited Advice for All UCLA and UC Faculty
A colleague at another university sent yours truly the following item which can service as a reminder to regard what you say in emails and other records as potentially public:
A group of law professors at UNC-Chapel Hill is standing behind Gene Nichol, director of the school’s poverty center, after a conservative think tank requested the left-leaning professor’s emails, phone records and calendars.Thirty law professors signed a letter questioning the motives of the Raleigh-based Civitas Institute, which promotes limited government and implementation of conservative policies. On Oct. 25, the institute used the state’s public records law to seek six weeks’ worth of Nichol’s email correspondence, his calendar entries, phone logs, text messages and a list of electronic devices issued to Nichol by the university...
Full article at https://portside.org/2013-11-27/north-carolina-faculty-complain-after-conservative-group-seeks-liberal-professor%E2%80%99s-email