Former Collin College professor suing school over dismissal following COVID-19 criticism

A Collin College professor who alleges she was pushed out of her job for challenging its COVID-19 response is now suing the school.

Suzanne Jones was told in January that her contract with the school would not be renewed at the end of the semester. She and fellow professor Audra Heaslip both had previously questioned publicly how school officials were handling the coronavirus pandemic.

Now, Jones has filed a federal lawsuit against Collin College, President Neil Matkin and Toni Jenkins, the former senior vice president of campus operations, claiming she was retaliated against for speaking out on pandemic concerns.

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