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Board of Regents v. Roth
Citation:Board of Regents v. Roth, 408 U.S. 564, 92 S.Ct. 2701, 33 L.Ed.2d 548 (1972)
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Roth was hired as an assistant professor at a state-run university for a fixed term of one year. He was not re-hired the following year. He then brought suit against the university alleging that he was denied his Fourteenth Amendment right to due process because the university never gave him a reason for their decision not to re-hire him and further he had no opportunity to challenge their decision at a hearing.
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