Lawfare drops bullying lawsuits against SF State

Lawfare drops bullying lawsuits against SF State

Rather than try to prove its false allegations in court, the Lawfare Project withdrew its claims against San Francisco State in a token settlement on the eve of trial earlier this week.

The Lawfare Project, a right-wing anti-Palestinian organization with an explicit plan to “inflict massive punishments” against critics of Israel, launched its campaign against SF State with a lawsuit in federal court in June 2017. After that lawsuit was dismissed in March 2018, Lawfare filed a second lawsuit in California state court, making similar allegations. Both lawsuits argued that advocacy for Palestinian equality discriminates against Jewish students.

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Tell SF State To Drop The Sanctions

Tell SF State To Drop The Sanctions

A politically motivated disciplinary process at San Francisco State is punishing organizers of a Know Your Rights Fair for standing up to Hillel’s bullying.

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Prominent Jewish Studies Scholars Ask Court to Dismiss Case Against SFSU and Prof. Abdulhadi

Prominent Jewish Studies Scholars Ask Court to Dismiss Case Against SFSU and Prof. Abdulhadi

Drawing on their expertise in Jewish history, the professors seek to educate the court about an erroneous definition of antisemitism at the heart of the lawsuit.

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Lawfare Project Re-Files Baseless Lawsuit Against San Francisco State and Professor Abdulhadi (Updated)

Lawfare Project Re-Files Baseless Lawsuit Against San Francisco State and Professor Abdulhadi (Updated)

The Lawfare Project has re-filed its harassing lawsuit against San Francisco State and Professor Rabab Abdulhadi.

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Appeals Office Rejects Hillel's Claims of Religious, Viewpoint Discrimination at SF State

Appeals Office Rejects Hillel's Claims of Religious, Viewpoint Discrimination at SF State

An appeals office has once again dismissed San Francisco Hillel’s claim that the student group was denied a table at a Know Your Rights fair at San Francisco State University (SFSU) on the basis of religion. The decision, issued last week, affirmed an earlier finding by campus investigators that Hillel's identification as a Jewish organization played no role in the denial.

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San Francisco State Students Appeal Retaliation Decision Against Know Your Rights Fair Organizers

San Francisco State Students Appeal Retaliation Decision Against Know Your Rights Fair Organizers

In response to the students’ appeal, the California State University Chancellor’s Office remanded the case back to San Francisco State University to give the campus “an opportunity to cure defects in the investigation.”

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Liz Jackson Spoke About the Israel Anti-Boycott Act on KPOO

This segment features staff attorney Liz Jackson speaking about Palestine Legal's recent cases. It was aired on KPOO's Arab Talk on July 27, 2017. Listen below. 

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