No. 90-1580.

933 F.2d 271 (1991)

Helen DODDS, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. Dean Joe M. CHILDERS, et al., Defendants-Appellees.

United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit.

May 16, 1991.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Jim Waide, Estes & Waide, Tupelo, Miss., for plaintiff-appellant.

Lester F. Sumners, Sumners, Carter, Trout & McMillin, New Albany, Miss., D. Collier Graham, Jr., Shell, Buford, Bufkin, Callicutt & Perry, Jackson, Miss., for defendants-appellees.

Before RUBIN, KING, and JONES, Circuit Judges:

ALVIN B. RUBIN, Circuit Judge:

A non-tenured instructor at a state junior college contends that she was impermissibly discharged in retaliation for her exercise of freedom of speech and that the college's failure to give her timely notification of her discharge violated the equal protection clause. Because we find that her speech did not address a matter of public concern and that her equal protection claim is without merit, we affirm the district court's directed...

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