By Libya Herald staff.
Tripoli, 9 March 2015:
Professors from the Faculty of Law at Tripoli University staged a protest today after one of . . .[restrict]their colleagues was attacked.
The faculty members were joined by the Dean of the Faculty of law as well as some students. The protesting professors declared that they would quit en masse if their members continue to be insulted.
One of the professors was assaulted by a brother of a student who was upset about poor markings. The brother, who is not a student, confronted the professor on campus, yelled insults at him and then beat him.
The President of the University and the Dean of the Law School both spoke out about the difficult circumstances facing the university and its faculty during the current instability [/restrict]