||On 7 October, 1998 President Bill Clinton signed HR 6, the Higher Education Amendments of 1998. Included in this bill were important provisions regarding student freedom of speech and association. It is now the law of the land that private schools which receive Federal funds respect the constitutional rights of their students.|
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It still unclear whether some of these schools will relent in their efforts to eradicate
fraternities and sororities from campus. Hopefully, they will abide by the law - sadly, they
may not. With all of the negative attention surrounding the greek system it is imperative
that we use our freedom wisely and constructively - let's not hand ammunition to those who /STRONG>
attempt to roll back our victory and undo all that is good in our organizations.
Please continue to bring these issues and actions to the attention of your alumni, your National and to GreekPages.com as we continue to work for our organizations.
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