A right-wing law professor from the University of Montana who has made a name for herself by demanding censorship of the student paper has announced her candidacy for Montana Supreme Court. The Bozeman Chronicle’s Troy Carter first reported that Kristin Juras was planning a run on Twitter yesterday. Juras told the Chronicle she was running after Carter uncovered that she had registered a website “JurasforJustice.com” in April.
In 2009, Juras called for censorship of the University of Montana’s student paper, the Montana Kaimen, because a student had written about sex. Juras was, and perhaps still is, advisor to a student group called the “Christian Legal Society.” The Flathead Beacon reported at the time.Read More