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Jury Says Controversial Professor Wrongly Fired

(CN) - A federal jury on Thursday found that the University of Colorado wrongly fired Ethnic Studies Professor Ward Churchill, after Churchill drew national attention for describing victims of the World Trade Center attacks as "little Eichmanns." The jury awarded Churchill $1 in damages. It was not clear if he would get his job back.

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