A Battle of Wills, Rights, and P.R. at Columbia

University rethinks judicial code after civil-liberties group uses 'guerrilla warfare' to attack it

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Red electrical tape still hangs from the backpacks of many students at Columbia University, worn symbols of a battle they were supposed to have won long ago.

In 1999, when Morningside Heights was the scene of a fierce debate over Columbia's...

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