Facebook Used To Railroad Student

    January 14, 2008
    WebProNews Staff

Valdosta State University sophomore T. Hayden Barnes protested a multi-million dollar garage construction project by the school. College president Ronald Zaccari responded by expelling him.

At the crux of what is now a federal lawsuit against Valdosta State, the document informing Barnes of his expulsion included a printout of an image posted to his Facebook profile. Inside Higher Ed described the photo’s contents:

The collage featured a picture of a parking garage, a photo of Zaccari, a bulldozer, the words