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Dozens of Conservative Groups Ask Gov. Noem to Support Legislation that ‘Protects All Women’

Dozens of conservative groups are asking South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem (R) to support legislation that “protects all women—kindergarten to college—and provides them with a legal remedy when their rights are violated,” noting in a Monday letter that the Republican governor can join their coalition to defend Title IX by “supporting legislation like HB 1217 as originally passed.”

South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem was given the Moms of America's Mothers of Influence award on Sunday in Washington, D.C. (Penny Starr/Breitbart News)

Georgia Tech Settles Free Speech Lawsuit After Denying Speaker Fee for Alveda King

The Georgia Institute of Technology settled a lawsuit with the Students for Life group this week over the university’s refusal to fund an event with Alveda King, the niece of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. As a result of the lawsuit, the university has revised its policies to ensure that funding for student groups will be awarded in a “viewpoint-neutral” manner.

PASADENA, CA - JULY 29: Dr. Alveda King at the 'Fatherhood, Community, and Our Cities' panel during Politicon at Pasadena Convention Center on July 29, 2017 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Joshua Blanchard/Getty Images for Politicon)