in Newswire Published on October 25, 2023

Univ. of Washington Faculty Members File Class Action Over Allegedly Unconstitutional Email Searches [DISMISSED]

by Kelly Mehorter

Last Updated on March 19, 2024

Flaxman et al. v. Ferguson et al.

Filed: October 16, 2023 § 2:23-cv-01581

Two UW faculty members claim in a class action that the state’s ethics board has infringed on their right to academic freedom by rummaging through their faculty email accounts.


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March 19, 2024 – University of Washington Email Searches Class Action Dismissed by Federal Judge

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