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Free speech zones. Deplatforming. Safe spaces. If you've heard these terms, you're likely familiar with the simmering debate on college campuses over freedom of speech in an age of polarized politics, social media mobilization, and renewed concerns about inclusion and diversity. In Kentucky, the controversy hasn't been confined to the classroom.

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College campuses in Kentucky would be subject to new free speech rules under legislation approved by a Senate committee Thursday.

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Constitution Day wrapped up at the University of Kentucky Monday night with a town hall forum sure to spark discussion.