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Steve Smith Defends Wrongfully Terminated University Professor

Steve Smith Defends Wrongfully Terminated University Professor

Attorney Steve Smith defends A former professor of marketing at the University of Southern Maine, Patricia Griffin. Three months after getting tenure, she was terminated for seeking scientific data regarding the use of masks and the spread of COVID-19. Attorney Smith is fighting diligently to recoup her losses. He has stated that a university should be  “an arena where debate and freedom of speech are encouraged and cultivated.” and cited that Dr. Griffin was treated differently than male professors in similar situations. Read the full article here.

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