First Amendment News

First Amendment News

What, if anything, ought to be done about the modern platforms of communication and how they affect the way all of us communicate with one another? Read more


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A record of the relevant documents, news stories, videos, and op-eds concerning the 1st Amendment arguments regarding Donald Trump's impeachment trial. Read more


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The times seem to be changing as defamation lawsuits by and against public figures are rather in vogue. Read more


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The case is Price v. Barr (decided Jan. 22), a case about a man who was criminally cited for filming in a federal park. Facts Gordon Price is a music store owner and part-time independent filmmaker; he lives and works in Yorktown, VA. Last year, Price and a colleague released an independent feature film about... Read more Read more


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This week's First Amendment News is dedicated to Lee Levine. Read more


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Last month the FBA for the Western District of Washington hosted an exchange between Judge Robert S. Lasnik and NYTSupreme Court correspondent Adam Liptak. Read more


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Update: The ever-evolving litigation in ACLU v. Clearview (Cook County, IL). Read more


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Last week the Court heard oral arguments in Fulton v. City of Philadelphia. Read more


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People have intense moral, religious, and spiritual views about these matters—on all sides. And that is exactly why the First Amendment does not allow communities to determine how their neighbors may be counseled about matters of sexual orientation or gender. — Judge Britt C. Grant (for the majority) The majority invalidates laws enacted to curb... Read more Read more


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This issue of First Amendment News highlights a rich array of legal scholarship on free speech ranging from equality and free speech to non-First Amendment free speech law, from the First Amendment and the right of publicity to eleven essays on Justice Holmes’s Abrams dissent, and seven forthcoming books. ______________________ In a new, thoughtful, and... Read more Read more



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