The First and Second amendments were at odds in Utah on Friday after members of several advocacy groups delivered a petition to the governor’s office and called for giving its universities discretionary power over whether to ban guns from school assemblies.

Some 12 members of the Gun Violence Prevention Center of Utah, MomsRising.org and the Campaign to Keep Guns Off Campus delivered the 20,000-signature petition to Gov. Gary Herbert, a move reportedly sparked by the recent cancellation of a speech at Utah State University, KSL Utah reported.

The speaker, feminist media critic Anita Sarkeesian, canceled her talk at the college in October after emails sent to several school officials threatened “the deadliest school shooting in American history” if she were allowed to make her speech.

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